Information and Support


The NHS Breastfeeding support pages provide links and information on how to get support from  health visitors, midwives and peer supporters as well as local drop-in clinics, helplines and a list of useful websites.

Find breastfeeding support services near you. 

The Association of Breastfeeding Mothers


UK Attitudes to Breastfeeding Must Change Say Experts – from the Guardian – August 2017


The books recommended here are not the only useful books out there, these are just ones that I have read myself and found particularly useful.

What to expect if you are breastfeeding and what if you can’t? by Clare Byam-Cook

The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers by Jack Newman and Teresa Pitman


Breastfeeding research papers published in the Lancet