These sessions run for 2 hours once a month on a Thursday from 9.30-11.30am.
You may be about to become a mother for the first time or you may have had previous difficulties breastfeeding. The breastfeeding information sessions aim to answer all of your questions and explain any myths that you may have heard regarding breastfeeding your baby
What is covered in the information session?
•Why breastfeeding is important and the risks of not breastfeeding
•How your breasts make milk- supply and demand
•Skin to skin contact and the first feed
•Feeding cues and when to feed baby
•Positioning and attachment of baby at the breast
•Rooming in- staying close to baby
•Normal newborn behavior
•Signs baby is feeding well
•Normal weight changes for baby and breast changes for mum
•Returning to work- expressing breast milk
•Impact of dummies and bottle feeding on breastfeeding
•Common breastfeeding problems
Remember to bring a drink and small snack with you to the information session.
There is also refreshments available from Zouki café, level 2.
Bookings Essential: 1 ticket per person
For class dates and bookings please see our Eventbrite page