At the Infant Feeding Support Service we can help you meet your breastfeeding goals. The infant feeding support service offers specialised assessment and support for pregnant and breastfeeding women. The service is run by an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. The service is free of charge and you can access the service as often as you need to. We can also assist with issues you might face in bottle feeding your baby as well.
Anyone in the community can access the Infant Feeding Support Service regardless of whether or not they gave birth at South West Healthcare or the age of their baby. You don’t need a referral, you can simply just call for an appointment
At South West Healthcare we recognise that breastfeeding is the optimal way to feed your baby, but you mothers needs support and help to do so. At the Infant feeding support service we offer face to face appointments in your home or at our clinic. Partners and family members are also welcome.
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