129a Middleton Boulevard
Tel: (Helpline) 0845 120 2918
La Leche League aims to help mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother. La Leche League's activities include the following:
- Mother-to-mother support through local groups and counselling including regular discussion meetings on various aspects of breastfeeding and related parenting issues. Babies and small children are welcome.
- Telephone counselling when a mother contacts a leader.
- Correspondence with mothers who contact the above address.
- Information is available to mothers, health professionals, leaders and members through a large number of books, leaflets (over 100 on different aspects of breastfeeding), tapes and Braille programme. Contact La Leche League for a catalogue.
Last updated on 20/06/2013