Postnatal breastfeeding support

If you need help or support with breastfeeding, in the first instance please call your Community Midwife or Health Visitor.

Breastfeeding support helplines

Infant Feeding Team at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
If you need additional support or advice Mon–Fri (9am–4pm)
T: 020 3315 3017
E:  

National Breastfeeding Helpline
Lines open from 9:30am–9:30pm every day
T: 0300 100 0212
W:
www.nationalbreastfeedinghelpline.org.uk

NCT Breastfeeding Helpline
Lines open from 8am–Midnight every day
T: 0300 330 0771
W: www.nct.org.uk

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers Helpline
Lines open from 9:30am–10:30pm
T: 0844 412 2949
W:
www.abm.me.uk

The Breastfeeding Network Helpline
Offers to one-to-one local support
T: 0300 100 0212
W:
www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk

La Leche League 24 hour Helpline
Offers local group meetings
T: 0845 120 2918
W:
www.laleche.org.uk

Tamba Helpline
Lines open from 10am–1pm and 7pm–10pm every day all year round—help and advice for parents of twins, triplets and more
T: 0800 138 0509
W:
www.tamba.org.uk

Bliss Helpline
National charity dedicated to working for special care babies and their families
T: 0500 618 140
W:
www.bliss.org.uk

Breastfeeding support groups 

Ask your community midwife or health visitor for information about local groups. Below are a few groups in the area around Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.

Note: Always call ahead to check information is up-to-date before attending a group.

SW postcodes

Café Mama
Wed 10am–12 noon
Churchill Gardens Primary School (St John's Place entrance)
Ranelagh Road
London
SW1V 3EX
T: 020 7641 5923

Clapham Manor Children's Centre
Mon 2–4pm (not bank holidays)
Belmont Row
London
SW4 6AT
T: 020 7627 9917

Cupcake Family Club
Mon 12:30–2pm
11 Heathman's Road
London
SW6 4TJ
T: 07599 868 482 (Heidi)

Fulham NCT Mum's Group
Thu 10:30am–12:30pm
Labi Deli Café
609–611 Fulham Road (Barclay Road)
London
SW6 5UE
T: 07939 048 212 (Yvonne Insh)

Cheyne Children's Centre Baby Café
Thu 1–2:30pm
Cheyne Children's Centre
10 Thorndike Close
London
SW10 0ST

Eileen Lecky Health Clinic
Wed 1–2:30pm
2 Clarendon Drive
London
SW15 1AA
T: 020 8544 6102

W postcodes

Bayswater Children's Centre
Mon 1–3pm
Westbourne Park Road
London
W2 5PR
T: 020 7641 1350 (Sandra)

Melcome Children Centre
Fri 9:30–11am
Fulham Palace Road
London
W6 9ER
T: 020 8748 2939

Masbro Baby Café
Mon 1–2:45pm
Masbro Children's Centre
87 Masbro Road (Milson Road entrance)
London
W14 0LR 

NW postcodes

Portman Baby Café
Mon 1:30–3:30pm and Thu 1–3pm
Portman Early Childhood Centre
12–18 Salisbury Street
London
NW8 8DE

Feedback

Was this page useful to you?

Share this page