Infant Feeding

Service update

All baby cafes and breastfeeding peer support groups are cancelled for the foreseeable future. If you need breastfeeding or infant feeding support, please contact Locala’s Single Point of Contact on 0300 304 5555. You can also text ChatHealth on 07520 618867.

Evening and weekend breastfeeding support

If you need breastfeeding support in the evening or over the weekend please contact the National Breastfeeding Helpline by clicking here.

Other sources of support

National Breastfeeding Helpline
0300 100 0212

NCT Breastfeeding Helpline
0300 330 0771

La Leche League Helpline
0845 120 2918

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers
0300 330 5453

Eating Well: The First Year - An excellent resource for parents and professional by First Steps Nutrition which is an independent agency committed to providing non biased, evidence based nutrition advice.

Baby cafe

If you need breastfeeding or infant feeding support, please contact Locala’s Single Point of Contact on 030 0304 5555

The Baby Cafe offers specialist support to breastfeeding mums experiencing persistent and complex breastfeeding problems. Support is provided by experienced and trained health professionals including lactation consultants, midwives, health visitors and community nursery nurses. The Baby Cafe also provides support with all aspects of breastfeeding and its impact on daily life and the opportunity to chat to other mums and breastfeeding peer supporters.

All groups are cancelled until further notice

Huddersfield Baby Café, The Zone, St Andrew's Road Huddersfield, West Yorkshire HD1 6PT
Mondays 1200 - 1400 except Bank Holidays

Halifax Baby Café, Halifax Central Library & Archive, Square Rd, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX1 1QG
Thursdays 1300 - 1500 except Bank Holiday

Birstall and Birkenshaw Children's Centre, Fieldhead Crescent, Batley WF17 9BP
Thursdays 1200 - 1400

Breastfeeding Peer Support

Mother to Mother support is available from trained volunteers who use their breastfeeding experience to support Mums to breastfeed their babies. Our peer support volunteers are trained to support mums experiencing simple breastfeeding problems. These sessions provide mums with the opportunity to get together in an informal environment to socialise and support each other in all aspects of feeding their babies. 

All groups are cancelled until further notice

Every second Tuesday of the month Auntie Pam's, Dewsbury 10.00am - 12.00pm

Tuesdays and Thursdays Paddock Jubilee Centre 09.45am - 11.45am Term Time
Breastfeeding Peer Support runs alongside Melody Makers

Wednesdays Brian Jackson Centre, Huddersfield - 10.30am - 12.30pm

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