Antenatal Breastfeeding Preparation Appointment


An appointment at your convenience (appointments available 8am to 6pm) sometime during weeks 32 to 37 of your pregnancy – partners welcome (and encouraged!) in your own home.

May be delivered to small groups (4 people maximum if desired).

Note: Please contact Libby before paying to discuss suitability and availability.

About this package

Topics Covered

  • Anatomy of the breast
  • How breast milk is produced
  • How breast feeding works
  • Maternal nutrition
  • Volumes of milk required by baby
  • Benefits of breastfeeding for mother and baby
  • Getting off to a good start: skin to skin contact, demand feeding and recognition of feeding cues
  • The importance of a good latch: positioning and attachment
  • Feeding routines
  • How to hand express breast milk
  • Expressing and safe storage of milk
  • Feeding equipment

Want to find out more? Call us on 07766 538569