Breastfeeding isn’t always easy but there are so many benefits, which is why doctors recommend baby is breastfed to at least 6 months. If you’re struggling, need motivation, have questions or simply want to meet other mums to talk to about breastfeeding then we’re here to help.

There are so many ways you can get help in Medway. You can go to a local breastfeeding group, talk to a local peer supporter, get our  Baby Buddy app which is packed full of advice and resources and watch helpful films that will answer all your questions about breastfeeding.

If you are looking for breastfeeding groups in Kent, you’ll find all the details here at Kent Baby Matters.

If you want to chat to someone one on one then text us on 07908 817 569, call 01634331054 or email to make an appointment

Helplines

National helplines are available if you need immediate support.

National Childbirth Trust (NCT)

8am – 12midnight (daily) 0300 3300700

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers

9.30am – 10.30pm 0300 330 5453

Drugs and Breastmilk Helpline

9.30am – 9.30pm 0844 4124665

Support in Bengali and Sylhetti

9.30am – 9.30pm 0300 456 2421

La Leche League (LLL)

24 hour helpline 0345 1202918

National Breastfeeding Helpline

9.30am – 9.30pm 0300 1000212