Postnatal breastfeeding support at Chelsea

If you need help or support with breastfeeding, in the first instance please call your community midwife or health visitor.

Breastfeeding support

Infant Feeding Team (at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital)
If you need additional support or advice Mon–Fri 9am–4pm and Sat/Sun 9am–1pm
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

La Leche League Helpline
Offers local group meetings
T: 0345 120 2918
W:
www.laleche.org.uk

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

Bliss Helpline
National charity dedicated to working for special care babies and their families
E:  (response time 3–5 days)
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
Bessborough Family Hub
Bessborough Centre
1 Bessborough Street
SW1V 2JD
T: 020 7641 5923

Fulham Breastfeeding Support Group
Thu 10:30am–12:30pm
Joe & the Juice
809 Fulham Road
London
SW6 5HE
T: 07939 048 212 (Yvonne Insh)

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

NW postcodes

Portman Baby Café
Thu 1–3pm
4 Lilestone Street
Marylebone
London
NW8 8SU
T: 07795 062 053 (Cathy Cannon) or 020 7563 6160
E:

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Get help (maternity helpline)

Chelsea and Westminster
T: 020 3315 6000

West Middlesex
T: 020 8321 5839 

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