Wollongong mum's advice for pregnant women amid birth trauma inquiry

Kate McIlwain
Updated September 15 2023 - 2:13pm, first published September 14 2023 - 4:45pm
Cordeaux Heights mum Jess Holliday spoke at the public hearing. Picture by Sylvia Liber
Cordeaux Heights mum Jess Holliday spoke at the public hearing. Picture by Sylvia Liber

Cordeaux Heights mum Jess Holliday, who was one of the six women who appeared at last week's Wollongong public hearing, has acknowledged that the NSW birth trauma inquiry will be difficult for anyone who is pregnant.

Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain

Journalist

For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.