Tiaki Ūkaipō Breastfeeding Support Taranaki
Our programme supports mothers with free information and breastfeeding support Taranaki wide. We provide free one-on-one support from other mothers, as well as advice from a lactation consultant.
We welcome the involvement of partners and whānau as their support is vital to breastfeeding success.
We work in collaboration with a range of other providers and organisations such as Plunket, TDHB Maternity and Public Health, La Leche League and midwives.
Who is this service for? Mothers/babies must meet one of the following criteria to be eligible:
Mothers and/or babies who identify as Māori or Pacific Islander
Mothers aged under 25 years
Mothers who have a Community Services Card
Mothers in rural areas throughout Taranaki
Type of Support
Community Breastfeeding Service
Antenatal/Postnatal Breastfeeding Education
Private space to feed (breastfeed/express/bottle feed)
Phone: (06) 759 4064, 027 522 8935 (Emma), 027 327 7818 (Lesley)
Email: [email protected]
Address: Taranaki NZDirections
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