Breastfeeding – Sources of Information and Support for Nursing Mothers
These are just some of the links to resources with advice and help on all things breastfeeding. I found them very beneficial in my early days of nursing so hope they can help some mums on their breastfeeding journey too.
Sources of information and support for breastfeeding in the UK
Little Peachhttps://www.littlepeach.orgThis wonderful mama who is a certified breastfeeding specialist offers a wide range of services to include Free Online Breastfeeding Support Session. These online support sessions will cover any questions, worries or concerns you have about Breastfeeding. Sessions are available via chat or Facetime/skype
BfN’s aims are to promote breastfeeding in the UK, collect and disseminate information on breastfeeding and baby and infant nutrition, and provide information and support to parents on the feeding of babies and infants. It has extensive information on medications and breastfeeding.
La Leche League GBhttps://www.laleche.org.uk
Affiliated to La Leche League International which is a world-wide voluntary organisation, dedicated to providing support, information and education to women who want to breastfeed and to those who care for them.
All of the above offer support to breastfeeding parents with no strings attached.
Breastfeeding information, links and resources
The Association of Tongue-tie Practitioners(ATP) http://www.tongue-tie.org.uk
ATP was set up in 2012 by a group of tongue-tie practitioners from the NHS and independent sectors with the aims of increasing awareness, supporting parents, assisting practitioners and providing resources for health care.
Tongue-tie information http://www.tonguetie.net
Informative website written by Carmen Fernando, Australian speech-language pathologist.
If you need any further help do drop me a note. I love to hear from nursing mums, as have been there twice myself and know very well how hard it can be in those early days.
You are not alone mama! There is a whole tribe of us, here to support!