Healthworks Breastfeeding Peer Support Coordinators

Breastfeeding Peer Support Coordinators help with positioning and attachment to get breastfeeding off to a good start.

  • We recruit and train volunteer peer supporters
  • Coordinate support groups across the city
  • Deliver good quality antenatal breastfeeding information and citywide events for awareness and health.

On Call Breastfeeding support line: 0782 653 1575

For out of hours support (24 hour helpline) contact: National Breastfeeding Helpline 0300 100 0212

Volunteer breastfeeding Peer Supporters

Breastfeeding is a natural thing that most mothers can do but, that doesn’t mean it’s easy. That’s why in Newcastle we have a group of Breastfeeding Peer Supporters. They are breastfeeding mothers who have received additional training to provide support and to help you.

Benefits of Breastfeeding

How to Volunteer

Group Support

Your Questions Answered

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