About this Service

Our programme supports mothers with their breastfeeding. We can provide one on one support from other mothers as well as advice from a lactation consultant. 

Home visits and clinics are available. Clinic details below:

Thursday 9am-12noon

 

8 Romeo St, Stratford

 

Thursday 1-3.30pm

 

Fairfield Rd, Hawera

 

Friday 9am-12noon

 

14a Domett St, Waitara

Friday 1-3.30pm

36 Maratahu St, New Plymouth

 Please email breastfeeding@tuiora.co.nz, phone (06) 759 4064, or phone/text 027 522 8935 (Emma) or 027 327 7818 (Lesley) for the most up to date information.

We welcome the involvement of partners and whānau as their support can be vital to breastfeeding success.

We work in collaboration with a range of other providers and organisations such as Plunket, TDHB Maternity and Public Health, La Leche League and midwives.  

Who is this service for?

Mothers/babies must meet one of the following criteria to be eligible:

  • Mothers and/or babies who identify as Māori or Pacific Islander
  • Mothers aged under 25 years 
  • Mothers who have a Community Services Card
  • Mothers in rural areas throughout Taranaki

Where is this service located?

What does this service cost?

Free