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Halton Infant Feeding Team

Your Baby and You

This is an antenatal workshop for all mums and their supporter, the workshop covers all you need to know about, birth, bonding, feeding and activities in Halton. To book a place contact your named midwife or Halton Midwifery Service on 0151 495 5079. If places are fully booked, or if you are a second time mum who would like to refresh your knowledge, you can book a place on our additional Infant Feeding workshop every other month. Call 0300 029 0029 to book.

Telephone support

Our Infant Feeding Team contact all mum’s after the birth of their baby (after discharge from hospital) regardless of how they are feeding. We offer mums one to one telephone support.

Home visits

We also offer support for breastfeeding mums through home visits.

Breastfeeding Support

Drop in support groups are open to all mums who want to come along and find out more about breastfeeding, meet other mums and speak to our team of Infant Feeding Support Workers.

Infant Feeding Support Volunteers /Champions

Volunteer with our Infant Feeding team, we have 2 roles available.

Introducing Solid Foods

We run FREE advice sessions for parents and other family members who want to find out more about introducing solid foods. 6 months is the recommended age to start introducing solid foods to babies.  Book your place before introducing first tastes to baby for advice and tips on how to get started.