Support and Services Scarborough & Whitby

Breastfeeding Support

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Breastfeeding Support Whitby

Face to face support will be by appointment only, places must be prebooked. From 16th October 1pm – 3pm every Friday, at The Hive, Highfield Road, YO21 3LW, Whitby.
Currently we will only be allowing in one family at a time who require information and support, this won’t be a social group as of yet unfortunately.
We provide evidence-based information and support, tailored to your individual needs and goals.
We have conducted a risk assessment and have put many procedures in place in order to open up safely, we will give you further details upon booking.
If you need support, please give us a message to book a time slot and receive more information.
One to one telephone and video call support is still available.

Contact us

Facebook ‘Breastfeeding Support Whitby’ 

– Call us 07432 068143

Breastfeeding helplines & websites

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers
Association of Breastfeeding Mothers: 0300 330 5453 [9.30am-9.30pm] Email

Breastfeeding Network Support line
Breastfeeding Network Supporterline: 0300 100 0210 [9.30am-9.30pm]

La Leche League
La Leche League: 0845 120 2918

National Breastfeeding Helpline
National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300 100 0212 [9.30am-9.30pm]

National Childbirth Trust (NCT)
National Childbirth Trust: 0300 330 0771 [8am-10pm]

Breastfeeding in Scarborough

Breastfeeding Appointments on a Monday morning 10-12pm bookable by appointment by contacting the Centres on 01609 534101.

Members of the health visiting team will be available


North Yorkshire County Council Infant Feeding Policy

North Yorkshire County Council Infant Feeding Policy. All Staff are BFI (Baby friendly initiative) trained and have to adhere to this policy when parents are feeding within the Children’s Centres.

Download a copy here

TLC Breastfeeding Support Scarborough

The Lactation Collective (TLC) is a place for friendship, breastfeeding support and information in and around the Scarborough area. We are here to support and encourage you on you’re breastfeeding journey! The group is run by Maria Machin, Kristina Jones and Charlotte Edwards. We are all trained Mother Supporters with the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) and have years of experience supporting mothers to establish and maintain breastfeeding in the community.

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