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Breastfeeding Support

We offer extensive support for breastfeeding from all our staff, including our lactation consultant.

Lactation consultants are professional breastfeeding specialists trained to teach mothers how to feed their baby. They:

  • Help women who experience problems breastfeeding, such as painful nursing, latching difficulties, and low milk production
  • Lend women breastfeeding equipment (like breast pumps) and teach them how to safely store expressed breast milk
  • Help women who wish to continue breastfeeding after returning to work or school

How to Connect

Our lactation consultant/dietitian offers appointment-based care, teaches individual prenatal breastfeeding classes, and also works at the weekly Well-Baby Drop-In alongside an early childhood educator. 

To book an appointment |  Call 613-688-1177

More resources are available at www.ottawabreastfeeds.ca

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