The Nelson Marlborough District Breastfeeding Action Plan has been developed to provide direction to the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board and key stakeholders in Nelson Marlborough to improve the initiation and duration rates of breastfeeding.
For more information on the action plan contact the local breastfeeding coordinator.
Marion Van Oeveren
(03) 539 1170
(03) 577 9256
Argosy Restaurant Woodbourne
Café Le Cupp
Clubs of Marlborough
Fab Foods Cafe Redwoodtown
Flavours Café (Hospital)
Raupo Riverside Café
Shellys @ the Village
Springlands Garden Centre & Café
Three Bears Café – Renwick
Slip Inn Havelock
Flaxbourne Tearooms – Ward
The Store – Kekerengu
Mum4mum provides free, one-on-one counselling, advice and support for breastfeeding mums in Marlborough.
Counsellors can advise on basic breastfeeding problems, help with latching-on, common nipple problems, settling, supply and debunking myths.
Counsellers can come to your home, or consult over the phone or email.
Phone/txt: 0277 809 269
More info: www.pcp.org.nz
Ph/Txt: 021 277 2098 or phone 03) 539 1170, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ph/txt: 021 297 1506 or phone 03) 528 0234.
Mum4Mum meets every first Friday of the month between 10:30am – 12:00 noon at the Motueka Family Service Centre, 25 Talbot Street
There is nothing more healthy and natural for your baby than breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding helps lay the foundations of a healthy life for a baby and also makes a positive contribution to the health and wellbeing of mothers.
Successful breastfeeding takes time, patience and practice. Correct positioning and attachment are essential.
These Child Services booklets provide a valuable parenting directory that lists services available to support and strengthen parents in their key role of nurturing, valuing and caring for young children.
Find local midwives, breastfeeding support, services for new babies, family support services ….
Local lactation consultants: www.nzlca.org.nz