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Off to the best start - A guide to help you start breastfeeding

This four page A5 leaflet provides parents with top tips on how to breastfeed and contains information about the 24/7 Breastfeeding Friend from Start for Life, available via Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant and Facebook Messenger.

Sections include:

  • Breastfeeding is good news for baby and you
  • How to breastfeed
  • Signs that your baby is feeding well
  • How do I know my baby is getting enough milk?
  • Vitamin D
  • Your baby’s nappies
  • Support services
  • Useful resources
  • Join our Start for Life baby club
  • 24/7 help with breastfeeding 

An abridged version of this leaflet is also available as a wallet card which can be ordered along with dispensers that may be useful for distribution in settings such as GPs, children’s centres, libraries and other similar locations.

Resource details

  • Published: 27 January 2023
  • Last updated: 27 January 2023


Off to the best start - A guide to help you start

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