Breastfeeding support information for Cardiff, Caerphilly and Gwent branch area plus the Vale of Glamorgan. 

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT

Cardiff & Vale NHS Breastfeeding page

MIDWIFE-LED UNITS: BREASTFEEDING HELP

The Midwife-Led Unit at the University Hospital, Wales (Heath Hospital) offers help and guidance to breastfeeding mothers experiencing difficulties in breastfeeding.
University Hospital, Wales: 029 2074 5030

PHONE SUPPORT: BREASTFEEDING HELP

NCT National Breastfeeding Line 0300 330 0771
Association for Breastfeeding Mothers 0844 412 2949
La Leche League 0845 120 2918
National Breastfeeding Helpline 0300 100 0212
Breastfeeding Network 0844 412 4664
Breastfeeding Support Bengali/Sylhetti 0794 487 9759

NCT MUM-TO-MUM SUPPORT GROUP WHITCHURCH: LATCH ON

Ararat Centre for the Community,, Plas Treoda, Whitchurch, Cardiff, CF14 1PT
What is it?: Drop in session run by breastfeeding mothers offering support to others
When: Thursday afternoon 1pm to 3pm
Contact: Clare Coan on www.latchon@btck.co.uk 
 

BLAENAVON BABY CAFE: Blaenavon

Where is it?: Integrated Children's Centre, MIddle Coed Cae Road, Blaenavon, Gwent, NP4 9NW
What is it?: Drop in centre run by health visitors
When: Tuesdays 1pm to 2,30pm
Contact: 01495 766512 or paula.lee@wales.nhs.uk

ELLIOTSTOWN BABY CAFE: New Tredegar

Where is it?: White Rose resource centre, School Street, Elliotstown, New Tredegar, NP24 6DW
What is it?: Drop in centre run by health visitors
When: Thursday 10am to 12 noon
Contact: 029 20 887046 or andrea.bevan2@wales.nhs.uk

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT Clinic:St James Children's Centre

Where is it?: St. James Primary School, Lansbury Park. Caerphilly
What is it?: Breastfeeding clinic offering support on an appointment system babies up to 4 weeks
When: Mondays
Contact: Carol Walton on 07960 424 417 (please ring for an appointment)

BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT Clinic: Ystrad Mynach

Where is it?: Pediatric unit, Ystrad Mynach Ysbyty, Ystrad Fawr
What is it?: Breastfeeding clinic offering support on an appointment system babies up to 4 weeks
When: Fridays from 11am
Contact: Carol Walton on 07960 424 417 (please ring for an appointment)

COWBRIDGE BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT CLINIC

Where is it?: Cowbridge Health Centre, High St, Cowbridge, CF71 7AH
What is it?: Support clinic offering assessment and help with breastfeeding problems/difficulties
When: Mondays 9.00am to 4.00pm. from Mon 9th May,
You can bring a packed lunch and stay all day if required

CATHAYS BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT CLINIC

Where is it?: Woodville Baptist Church, Crwys road.
What is it?: Support clinic offering assessment and help with breastfeeding problems/difficulties
When: Tuesdays 9.00am to 3.30pm
Contact same as Llandough
BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP CAERPHILLY: FULL CIRCLE
Where is it?: Caerphilly Library, Caerphilly Town Centre, CF83 1JL
What is it?: Drop in session run by breastfeeding mothers offering support to others
When: Tuesday afternoon 12:45pm to 2:45pm
Contact: fullcirclebsg@live.co.uk

SUPPORT CLINIC: ST DAVID’S HOSPITAL

What is it?: Support clinic offering assessment and help with breastfeeding problems/difficulties
When: Friday afternoon 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Contact: 029 2074 5291

BUTETOWN / GRANGETOWN BREASTFEEDING GROUP

Where is it?: Salvation Army, Ferry Rd, Grangtown, CF11 7DS 
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Wednesday 1.30pm to 3.30pm

ROATH BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP:

Where is it?: Penylan Community Centre
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Wednesday afternoon 1.30pm to 3pm
How to find us - We are at the junction of Ninian Road and Penylan Road, you can reach us on these bus routes: 29, 29B, 52, 57 and 58 Car parking is available with designated disabled spaces

SPLOTT Health Visitor BREAST FEEDING GROUP

Where is it?: Splott Methodist Church, Splott Rd, Cardiff, CF24 2JX
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Tuesday 11.30-1pm

BARRY BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP: MILK MATES

Where is it?: St David’s Methodist Church, Winston Road, Barry
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Thursday’s 1-3pm
Website barrymilkmates.tripod.com/ or  07914 400542

BARRY Health Visitor BREAST FEEDING GROUP

Where is it?: Flying start Family Centre, Gladstone Rd, Barry
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Monday 12.30-3.30pm

PENARTH BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP: BABY LATTE

Where is it?: Albert Road Methodist Church, Penarth
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: Wednesday 10-12pm
www.facebook.com/PenarthBabyLatte

>La Leche League: DINAS POWYS

Where is it?: St Mary's Church Hall, Edith Road, Dinas Powys
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: 1st Friday of the month 10-12pm

La Leche League: NEWPORT

Where is it?: Ty-du Welfare Grounds, Rogerstone, Newport
What is it?: Drop in session offering support to breastfeeding mothers
When: 1st and 3rd Friday of the month 10.30-12.30pm
lllofnewport.weebly.com/
 

Breast feeding support for other areas of Wales can be found on the CARIAD MAM site

 
Edited 09/04/2019

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