Support for breast-feeding mums

BARNSTAPLE and South Molton Children Centres have provided La Leche breast feeding training for seven local mums. La Leche League is a world-wide organisation which exists to help and support mothers to breastfeed and to promote a better understanding of

BARNSTAPLE and South Molton Children Centres have provided La Leche breast feeding training for seven local mums. La Leche League is a world-wide organisation which exists to help and support mothers to breastfeed and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother. After eight weeks of training, all the mums have graduated and are now available to offer support to other parents and parents-to-be. They will be available at the breastfeeding support group which runs at Victoria House Children's Centre in Barnstaple between 10am and 12noon on Fridays. They are also able to offer support over the phone. Parent having difficulty with breastfeeding should call the Children's Centre (01271) 321411.


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