Breastfeeding Helplines

August 27, 2011. Posted in: Common Concerns,Finding Help

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International

International Lactation Consultant Association – Find a Lactation Consultant

La Leche League International – Find local breastfeeding help

La Leche League Europe

LactMed – US-based online database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed.

 

Australia

Australian Breastfeeding Association National Breastfeeding Helpline – 1-800-mum-to-mum (1-800-686-268)

 

Bulgaria

National Helpline for LLL Bulgaria+359-888-555-385

 

Canada

MotherRisk Helpline1-877-439-2744 – from the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto

LLL Quebec (French) – 1-866-allaiter

LLL Canada (English) – 1-800-665-4324

Fédération Québécoise Nourri-Source (Quebec)

 

Denmark

Ammenet.dk

Forældre og Fødsel Ammerådgivere

 

France

LLL France01 39 584 584

GALACTEE France Hotline

 

New Zealand

LLL New Zealand Helplines

New Zealand Breastfeeding Help from the Ministry of Health

 

Singapore

Breastfeeding Mothers’ Support Group Counselling Helpline – 6339-3558

 

United Kingdom

La Leche League Great Britain – 0845 120 2918

National Breastfeeding Helpline – 0300 100 0212

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers Helpline – 08444 122 949

The Breastfeeding Network Helplines – phone help in English, Bengali, Sylheti, Tamil, Telugu and Hindi

NCT Breastfeeding Line – 0300 330 0771

 

United States

National Breastfeeding Helpline – 800-994-9662 (TDD 888-220-5446) – the US Office on Women’s Health staffs both English and Spanish speaking peer counselors

La Leche League USA Breastfeeding Helpline – 1-877-4-LALECHE (1-877-452-5324)

InfantRisk Center Helpline(806) 352-2519 – the InfantRisk Center, headed by Dr. Thomas Hale (author of “Medications and Mothers’ Milk”), is dedicated to providing up-to-date evidence-based information on the use of medications during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Breastfeeding USA – Find a Breastfeeding Counselor

ZipMilk.org - a project of the Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition, Inc., has state-specific listings maintained by state breastfeeding coalitions.