La Leche League Canada

Site: Peterborough

Service: Peterborough Chapter

Description (Service) Offers information, personal support, and encouragement for any woman who wishes to breastfeed 
* Babies, dads, and support persons welcome 
* Pregnant women are also encouraged to attend  
* Trained leaders offer breastfeeding help provided at two drop-ins per month  
* Provides phone counselling for anyone needing information or encouragement regarding breastfeeding, parenting and problems 
* Lending library available 
* Trained and accredited leaders available for public speaking
Service Details
Hours Drop-ins: Second Thursday of the month (except Jul and Aug) 5:30 pm-8:30 pm - free dinner served * 
Fourth Thursday of each month (except Jul and Aug) 10 am-12:30 pm * Any woman is welcome to drop-in to these meetings to have her questions answered
Dates Sep-Jun
Areas Served Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility For women interested in breastfeeding and breastfeeding moms (dads and older children welcome)
Application Contact for details
Languages English
Fees No fees, although donations are welcome
Address and Location
Site Location Meetings held at Peterborough Family Resource Centre
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough Family Resource Centre
201 Antrim St
Peterborough, ON K9H 3G5
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Intersection Antrim St and George St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-740-6188
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Primary Contact Mel Neal, Leader; Phone: * 705-772-8861; Email:
Alternate Contact Maggie MacKay, Leader; Phone: (Residence) 705-750-1963
Volunteer Coordinator Sonja Martin, Leader; Phone: (Residence) 705-741-1553
Primary Executive Mel Neal
Mailing Address K0L 1J0

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