NCT Breastfeeding line: 0300 330 0771 any day between 8am and 10pm.

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Breastfeeding support

If you need a breastfeeding counsellor, you can contact Amber, Bristol NCT's volunteer breastfeeding counsellor on

Read our recent interview with Amber to learn more about her and the service on offer. 

Across Bristol, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire there are a number of breastfeeding counsellors and trainees. There are also a number of support groups aqnd lots of breastfeeding places where you can comfortably feed your baby in public. Full details are on the Bristol City Council website.

Breastfeeding friendly places

There are lots of breast feeding friendly places across Bristol. You can download a full list of these from the Bristol City Council website. 

NCT Breast Feeding Support

Breastfeeding Information

For information on breastfeeding, mastitis, thrush and prescription drugs then see

For a range of useful information sheets read these NCT articles on feeding and check out for information on positioning and latching on.

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