72.4% of women start breastfeeding in hospital in Newfoundland and Labrador (PPNL, 2015).
**New Video! To be released October 2016 as a part of the World Breastfeeding Week activities in NL** Baby-Friendly NL would like to thank the breastfeeding moms (and supportive partners) that participated in the new YouTube Video.Read More
Janet Beattie is a private practice Lactation consultant (IBCLC) with over eight years experience. She provides 1.5-2 hour home visits, and is available evenings and weekends. Please click here for more details and for contact information.Read More
"If Babies Could Talk: What They'd Want You to Know about Breastfeeding" - This new video will be used throughout Public Health in NL, as well as shared widely over social media for public education and awareness.Read More
World Breastfeeding Week (in Canada) will be celebrated October 1-7, 2015. In Newfoundland and Labrador, this year's theme is: "Breastfeeding...Making it Work". Click below for more information about events and how you can join the celebration!Read More
Are you a local business, organization, or municipality that wants to welcome breastfeeding families? This initiative will support women to breastfeed anytime and anywhere in Newfoundland and Labrador.Read More