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.
Pregnant women wishing to have antenatal or postnatal education. Anyone have difficulty feeding their baby, breastfeeding or bottle feeding.
At South West Healthcare we recognise that breastfeeding is the optimal way to feed your baby, but 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.
Our services include:
Any pregnant women wishing to have antenatal or postnatal education. Anyone having difficulty feeding their baby, breastfeeding or bottle feeding. This includes unsettled babies, poor weight gain, colic, reflux & crying, mastitis & nipple issues.
When discussing infant feeding with a patient, educate them on the IFSS and how they can self-refer at anytime.