Whether you are pregnant or you have just had a baby and are thinking of breastfeeding getting off to the best possible start is so important.
This section includes information you may find useful to help you prepare and may also help to answer some of the questions you might have.
- How Long Should I Breastfeed: days, weeks, months?
- How Can I Get Off to a Good Start?
- What if I Can’t Breastfeed? : Infant Formula
You might also find our leaflets and publications useful. If you want to talk about any of the topics covered here in more detail, you could phone the National Breastfeeding Helpline to speak to a registered Breastfeeding Supporter. The National Breastfeeding Helpline is available from 9:30 am to 9:30 pm, 365 days a year, on 0300 100 0212.
Page last updated August 2014