Breastfeeding Support and Information
In Your Community

In the first 6 weeks of your baby’s life, your LMC Midwife will provide breastfeeding support and assistance to you. However, there is additional support you can access.

Breastfeeding Peer Supporters
provide mother to mother support in a caring and compassionate way to help you overcome common breastfeeding barriers and challenges.

For more information see breastfeedingsos.co.nz or call 0800 560 650. Just leave your details on the answer service and a breastfeeding peer supporter will call you back.

Breastfeeding and Mothering Support groups

Alexandra
Mums4Mums Alexandra
1st and 3rd Wednesday 10.30am-12pm
Alexandra Baptist Church, 6 Gregg St, Alexandra
Facebook: Mums4Mums Alexandra

Cromwell
Mums4Mums Cromwell
2nd and 4th Wednesday 10.30am
The Hangout, Murray Terrace, Cromwell
Facebook: Mums 4 Mums Cromwell

Wanaka
Wanaka Well
2nd and 4th Tuesday 10am-12noon
Upper Clutha Plunket Rooms,
51 Ardmore St, Wanaka
Facebook: Wanaka Well

Queenstown
Mums4Mums Wakatipu
1st and 3rd Thursday 11am-1pm
Plunket Rooms, 8 Henry St, Queenstown
Facebook: Mums4Mums Wakatipu

Community Lactation Consultants (Charlotte Jean Maternity Hospital) Lactation consultants provide specialist help to mothers and babies where their main primary health provider has been unable. eg. Midwife, GP or Plunket Nurse. A free service for Central Otago and Upper Clutha. Phone: 027 3495473 Provided by Charlotte Jean Maternity Hospital, and funded by the Central Lakes Breastfeeding Charitable Trust.

Plunketline – A toll free telephone support and advice service 0800 933 922 at any time of day or night if you have questions about your baby.

We look forward to showing you around.
Give us a call on 03 4485229 to organise a time.
If you have any questions, just give us a call or send us an email
phone 03 448 5229
email info@charlottejean.co.nz