Breastfeeding Information - Coventry

 

NCT Coventry breastfeeding drop in sessions

Our NCT Coventry Breastfeeding drop in is run by trained and experienced NCT Breastfeeding Counsellors on Tuesdays from 10:00am-12:00pm at Christ Church, Frankpledge Road, Cheylesmore, Coventry, West Midlands. The group is free to attend, welcomes all antenatal and postnatal families, no matter the babies age, or ultimate feeding decisions.

Find us on Facebook at Simply Supporting Breastfeeding.

You can also contact NCT breastfeeding counsellors directly on:

Eleanor Molloy - 07786 490252 or parentsupport.coventry@nct.org.uk

Helen Brown - 07970 811509 or helenbfc@gmail.com

Other sources of breastfeeding support 

Coventry Infant Feeding Team

The Coventry Infant Feeding Team provide support and information to help families decide how to feed their babies, including a range of drop in breastfeeding support groups across the city.

The team can be contacted on 07904 984620 (8am to 5pm Monday - Friday and Saturdays 9am to 1pm. There is an out of hours answer phone service.)

Phone support

NCT National Breastfeeding Line  0300 330 0771
Association for Breastfeeding Mothers  0844 412 2949
La Leche League  0845 120 2918
National Breastfeeding Helpline  0844 209 0920
Breastfeeding Network  0844 412 4664
Breastfeeding Support Bengali/Sylhetti  0794 487 9759

Where's best to breastfeed in Coventry?

The website http://www.coventry.gov.uk/breastfeeding contains a downloadble guide to the best places to breastfeed in Coventry

Milk donation

If you are interested in donating milk the nearest milk bank is located at Birmingham Women's hospital. Please contact Birmingham Women's Hospital. Phone: 0121 472 1377 ext 4040 for further details.