Breastfeeding Resources

 

La Leche League

 

 

  • SHARE Family & Community Services Society 2615 Clarke St. Port Moody, BC, Canada Amber 604-944-7956 , Erin 604-939-5929 , Christiana 604-468-6368

 

Newborn Hotline 604-737-3737 Telephone info & referral service for questions about babies birth to age 2. Open 24 hours. Serves Richmond & Vancouver.

 

Doula Services Association, BC, 604-515-5588 www.bcdoulas.org

 

Books

  • Dr. Jack Newman’s Guide to Breastfeeding

  • The Breastfeeding mother’s guide to making more milk, Nancy Mohrbacher & Kathleen Kendall-Tackett

  • Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding, Ina May Gaskin

 

Salt Spring Island Public Health Unit

  • 160 Fulford-Ganges Road,Salt Spring Island, BC  V8K 2T8                                   Phone: 250-538-4880 Fax: 250-538-4708                                                           Flu Hotline: 250-544-7676 ext. 27545

Child Health Clinic

Immunization, discussion of questions about feeding, growth and development and general parental concerns. Clinics are held in the Health Unit offices.  Please phone for an appointment.Breastfeeding Services.  Contact your local Health Unit office or public health nurse for information.

 

Lactation Consultant near you:

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