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Breastfeeding Services

Phone our Lactation Consultant on 0438 597 560

This is a part time program run by a Maternal & Child Health Nurse who is an internationally certified Lactation Consultant.

Concerns about feeding can be discussed and observed with assistance given as necessary, to suit individual family needs.
The service has a relaxed, flexible approach with follow up and review by telephone or a return visit, if required.
A referral with other health professionals can be arranged if required.

To talk to a Lactation Consultant, please phone 0438 597 560.

Please note: this is a free service for all Kingston residents.

The City of Kingston breastfeeding support service is part of the Maternal & Child Health service providing information and assistance for families with breastfeeding concerns.

Feed and chat drop in session

Due to the tightening restrictions, Feed & Chat drop in is not currently operating. The lactation consultants continue to offer short in-home consultations with telehealth support under safe COVID conditions.

Please contact your MCH nurse or call 0438 597 560 for further information.

Chelsea Maternal & Child Health Centre

312 Station Street, Chelsea
Sessions on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 2:30pm – 4pm.

2:30pm - 4pm
March 4th 18th
April 1st 15th
May 6th 20th
June 3rd 17th
July 1st 15th
August 5th 19th
September 2nd 16th
October 7th 21st
November 4th 18th
December 2nd 16th

Cheltenham Maternal & Child Health Centre

47 Farm Road, Cheltenham
Sessions on the second and fourth Monday of the month from 2.30pm – 4pm.

2.30pm - 4pm
March Labour Day 22nd
April 12th 26th
May 10th 24th
June Queen's Birthday 28th
July 12th 26th
August 9th 23rd
September 13th 27th
October 11th 25th
November 8th 22nd
December 13th

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