National Breastfeeding Celebration Week 2020

It’s Breastfeeding Celebration Week from 1st to 7th June.

This year’s theme is supporting breastfeeding during COVID-19.

To help you, we’re sharing all the amazing help available to support you with your breastfeeding journey.

So have a look at the resources and links below for more information and advice.

If you need to contact us for support you can get in touch with us via the contact details on our Health Visiting Pages

Video help

Our Thriving Kirklees Team have collated together Resources for New Parents about Feeding Your Baby with a range of videos to offer you advice and support – click here to view the short films.

There’s also a new film from Public Health England and the Royal College of Midwives which involves women sharing their stories and saying thanks to the people who supported them. 

Start 4 Life - Breastfeeding Week resources

The national Start 4 Life campaign has a range of useful help, advice and support available on its website.

Do you have suspected or confirmed coronavirus and are wondering if you can breastfeed?

Find out the latest advice from The Breastfeeding Network UK and The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

National Breastfeeding Helpline

Open as usual from 9.30am-9.30pm 7 days a week on 0300 100 0212, or you can access web chat here www.nationalbreastfeedinghelpline.org.uk

Amazon Alexa

For further support, try Breastfeeding Friend on Amazon Alexa: