Breastfeeding 

INFORMATION

 

Links to the main Breastfeeding Support Organisations

Links to the main Breastfeeding Support Organisations, Helplines & Websites who give free Breastfeeding Support

 over the phone & the latest up to date information online

  • If your baby is under 10 days old: you can contact your Midwife for Breastfeeding Support

  • If your baby is over 10 days old you can contact your Health Visitor for Breastfeeding Support.

  • Information on local Breastfeeding Support Groups, Drop in's & Cafe's can be found at your local Children's Centre or from your  Health Visitor.

Helplines

  • Independent, confidential, mother-centred, non- judgmental Breastfeeding support & information

  • Open 9.30am – 9.30pm every single day of the year

  • Live online support also available via our web chat service

  • Talk to a mum who knows about breastfeeding

  • All calls are answered by highly trained volunteers, who are also mums who have breastfed.

  • All volunteers are trained and supported by  the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers and The Breastfeeding Network.

  • We’re a group of trained volunteers dedicated to supporting breastfeeding mums and their families.

  • We’ve been supporting mums & nurturing families for almost 40 years. 

  • We provide mother to mother, parent to parent breastfeeding support at meet-ups across Great Britain

  • We are the UK’s leading charity for parents, for your First 1,000 Days - right through your pregnancy, birth and beyond.

  • We’ll give you accurate, impartial information through our website and our much-loved courses and classes.

  • We’ll bring you together with other new parents in your community, to make vital and lasting friendships.  

  • We’ll campaign on your behalf to change the things that matter to you.  

  • Because we believe everyone can, and should, feel supported in becoming a parent.

  • From the Breast feeding Network provides vital information and support about the safety of medications during breastfeeding.

Websites​
  • A network of breastfeeding drop-ins.

  • You can find your nearest drop-in on the website by

        entering your postcode. 

  • A special care baby charity that provides vital support and care to premature and sick babies across the UK.

  • The UK Association for Milk Banking has Information about using donated breast milk if your baby is premature or ill, and how to donate breast milk.  

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