Leche League International
Confederation of Midwives
of Breastfeeding Mothers - Tel (UK): 08444 122 949. Open every day from 9.30am to 10.30pm
Network - for list of UK Breastfeeding Centres,
helpline number and information about safety of drugs in breastmilk. Tel
(UK): 0870 900 8787 (9.30 am to 9.30 pm).
Lactation Consultants of Great Britain - International Board Certified Lactation Consultants are professionally qualified to promote and support breastfeeding in a variety of NHS and community settings, and also in private practice. LCGB supports Baby Milk Action and is a member of the Baby Feeding Law Group
La Leche League GB: Breastfeeding Information and Support.
National Childbirth Trust Charity -
breastfeeding line (UK) 0870 444 8707 (calls at national
rate, 8am to 10pm, 7 days a week) and breastfeeding
information from NCT Sales 0870 112 1120. The charity trains breastfeeding
counsellors who provide their support free to mothers.
UK - Local Groups
We will link to local non-proft groups. However, we do not check the information for accuracy. If sites are commercial or sponsored then we are unlikely to link as we do not have resources to check the impact of business links.
Breast Start: Information about breastfeeding support groups in Torfaen.
Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland: We support, educate and network with persons assisting breastfeeding women and their babies. We are part of the International Board Certified Lactation Consultants.