Summer 2016 Baby-Friendly NL Newsletter

Click here to download
New 2016 Video! We need your Help!

Part 2 of the 'Breastfeeding Myths' video series will be filmed August 10, 2016

Read More
New Baby-Friendly NL YouTube Video

Congrats to Laura Rees, the WINNER of the video naming contest! Click here to view "If Babies Could Talk: What They'd Want You to Know about Breastfeeding".

A GREAT START! A Breastfeeding Strategic Plan for Newfoundland and Labrador

A Guiding Plan for Work of the Baby-Friendly Council of NL (2014-2017)

More Info
Supporting You and Your Family

Breastfeeding Resources for Newfoundland and Labrador Families

View Resources
"Make Breastfeeding Your Business" Toolkit

Are you a business or community organization in Newfoundland and Labrador that wants to become more breastfeeding friendly? Get your FREE toolkit today!

Learn More
Seasonal Flu: Pregnancy & Breastfeeding

New Resource Fall 2014 - Get a copy in 'Resources' section

From Facebook

Filming our new breastfeeding video! #StayTuned

View 7

View 5

Thanks to everyone who expressed interest in helping out with the next Baby-Friendly NL public education...

View 6



View 25

Such a powerful message. #HollieMcNish

Watch 14


View 24

View 4
Fast Fact

Almost 70% of women start breastfeeding in hospital in Newfoundland and Labrador (PPNL, 2014).

  • 70%
Breastfeeding Champion: Dr. Erin Smallwood

Dr. Smallwood is a champion supporter and encourager of Breastfeeding, in her workplace, in the community and in her very own home as a breastfeeding mom.

Learn More View All
Breastfeeding Myths Part 2
Breastfeeding Myths Part 2

Read More
Private Lactation Consultant
Private Lactation Consultant

Janet Beattie is a private practice Lactation consultant (IBCLC) with over eight years experience. SheĀ provides 1.5-2 hour home visits, and isĀ available evenings and weekends. Please click here for more details and for contact information.

Read More
Breastfeeding Myths Part 1
Breastfeeding Myths Part 1

"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
FREE Breastfeeding-Friendly Toolkit for Local Businesses!
FREE Breastfeeding-Friendly Toolkit for Local Businesses!

Are you a local business, organization, or municipality that wants to welcomeĀ breastfeeding families? This initiative will support women to breastfeed anytime and anywhere in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Read More
Photo & Video
View All
Latest Tweet

Filming our new breastfeeding video! #StayTuned