Resources

www.laleche.org.uk
(Worldwide breastfeeding support network started in 1956 by Mothers for Mothers)

kellymom.com
(American breastfeeding support site – excellent evidence based information and videos created by a Mother and IBCLC Lactation Consultant)

www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk
(Charity based – training peer to peer breastfeeding supporters (Mother to Mother) and providing free community support and drop in’s around the country – great for fact sheets and information – also has a helpline)

www.unicef.org.uk/babyfriendly
(Worldwide initiative to promote and support breastfeeding – set up by WHO (World Health Organisation) and UNICEF. Lays down the breastfeeding standards and guidance for health care professionals.

www.breastfeedinginc.ca
(Website created by Canadian Paediatrician and Breastfeeding guru ‘Jack Newman’ – also has great you tube vids)

www.bestbeginnings.org.uk
(UK Charity that supports parents giving the best start to their baby’s life – focusing on conception to 3 years old – great videos)