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Within the local community, we offer a professional and caring approach to supporting mothers and families who wish to begin and continue breastfeeding for as long as they wish.

Breastfeeding Support in St.Helens

 Are you pregnant and thinking of breastfeeding or mixed feeding?

 Are you currently breastfeeding your baby?

Are you thinking of stopping breastfeeding?

Or do you need some extra support?

Did you know that in St.Helens there is a specialist team of trained Breastfeeding Support Workers who will visit you in your home on discharge from hospital? The team also offer telephone support and run local breastfeeding support groups.

We offer:

 Antenatal Classes in conjunction with Health Visitors and Community Midwives.  Click here for a list of session dates.

 One to One sessions at home or community settings

 Telephone support (tel. 0300 300 0103 / mobile 07919 305174)

 Visits and drop in support groups

 Volunteers to buddy up with a Mum if she doesn't feel confident

 Support to Mums postnatally in Whiston Hospital

  Introducing Solid Food Workshops

 

Related Links

Health Visiting Service - St Helens