Our infant feeding services include information, support and understanding, to ensure a positive feeding experience for all mothers and their babies. We offer:
- a fully accredited Unicef Baby Friendly maternity unit
- information and support to pregnant women and new mums on breastfeeding and infant feeding issue
- home visits and telephone support to assist mums in getting feeding off to a good start
- training, resources and support for infant feeding across South West Essex
We have two Specialist Midwives for Infant Feeding - Lisette Harris and Geraldine Purver. They can be contacted on 01268 524900 ext 8830, 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday (answerphone service out of hours).
Support on the hospital wards is provided by midwives and maternity care assistants, seven days a week.
Please see our dedicated website www.feedingtogether.com
or find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/FeedingTogether
and on Twitter https://mobile.twitter.com/FeedingTogether
We also have an app - available for iPad & iPhone as well as Android: