Huron Perth Public Health

Site: Telephone Service

Service: Breastfeeding Supports

Record #: CWD2115
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 15 Aug 2023

Description

Description (Service) Breastfeeding support available by phone from a public health nurse - Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm- 1-888-221-2133. Prenatal eLearning available that includes breastfeeding module and information. Register HERE

In-person Breastfeeding Clinic support available through Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance (HPHA) - Stratford General Hospital Maternal Child Unit - Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9 am-noon - families can call anytime 519-272-8232 or 1-888-275-1102 Ext 8232.

Have a family doctor? Ensure to check if breastfeeding support is available from your family health team.

Mothers Initiating Lactation Knowledge and Support (MILKS) Facebook group is a peer-to peer group that provides support, encouragement and links to community breastfeeding and parenting resources for breastfeeding families in Huron and Perth counties.

Service Details

Hours Breastfeeding support available by phone Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Huron County ; Perth County
Eligibility Mothers, fathers, support people and their infants
Application Contact for information
Languages English
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
Stratford
Canada N5A 1L4
Physical Access No applicable

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone 1-888-221-2133 Ext 3267
After Hours Phone 1-800-431-2054
E-Mail hpph@hpph.ca
Website https://www.hpph.ca/en/classes-clinics-and-services/breastfeeding-clinics-and-supports.aspx
Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/252320518474952/ 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ibreastfeed/ 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/HPPublicHealth
Primary Contact Phone: 1-888-221-2133 Ext 3267
Alternate Contact Dr. Miriam Klassen, Medical Officer of Health
Mailing Address 653 West Gore St 
Stratford, ON 
Canada N5A 1L4

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