Breastfeeding

During your pregnancy your midwife will discuss the health benefits of breastfeeding for you and your baby. You will continue to get advice and support from your midwife, maternity support worker and health visitor once your baby is here. For further information about the benefits of breastfeeding please click here to view the NHS guide.

 

There’s also a breastfeeding section on the NHS start4life website.  Please click here to access the information

Breastfeeding Support in Northamptonshire

Local breastfeeding support is available through the local 0-19 Children’s Services at Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust. For further information about their breastfeeding support services please click here

You can also seek advice through your health visitor or by visiting one of the drop-in clinics held across the county.  For details about local breastfeeding clinics, please download the flyer 'Breastfeeding Support in Northamptonshire.'

Local Specialist Breastfeeding Help

For specialist breastfeeding help, please contact the breastfeeding support team either by telephone on 07795 110109 or you can send an email to [email protected]. If you contact the breastfeeding team by email, please let them know your name, address, email and contact phone number and baby’s date of birth.