Breastfeeding Support in Galway & mayo
There are many breastfeeding support options available in Galway and Mayo. To find out where your nearest mother-to-mother or peer-to-peer support group is, click on the following links and select your location.
Find a lactation consultant
The Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland is the professional association for Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) in Ireland.
Other breastfeeding support links
Irish Premature Babies is a non-profit organisation that provides support, information and practical help for parents of preterm babies.
If you're interested in reading breastfeeding research, the International Breastfeeding Journal is open access.
Kellymom is a website developed by a mother and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. It provides evidence-based information on breastfeeding and parenting.
Verify that your Lactation Consultant is a Registered Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) here: The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners
First Steps Nutrition Trust is a UK based independent public health nutrition charity that provides information and resources to support eating well from pre-conception to five years.