Offers 24/7 Breastfeeding advice and support service.
Telehealth Ontario now offers new and expectant moms 24/7 access to expert advice and support for breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is the best and most natural way way to nourish your baby but it doesn¹t always come naturally, if you are experiencing any issues or have any questions concerning breastfeeding, Telehealth's registered nurses and team of lactation experts are here to help.
This service is free and confidential. It is provided in English and French with 24/7 access to telephone interpreters in more than 100 languages. A direct TTY number is available for those with hearing and speech difficulties. Family, friends and caregivers who are supporting new and expectant moms are also encouraged to call if they have any questions.
La Leche League Canada
La Leche League Canada is a registered non profit that provides mother-to-mother/parent-to-parent/peer support for pregnant women, new parents and beyond. We are parents like you who have breastfed or chestfed our own children and now volunteer to support others to reach their goals. As volunteer Leaders we are accredited within La Leche League Canada after a detailed training program and have access to current scientific and legal information to help support others.
Connection and respect are at the heart of what we do and we strive to ensure that all families are welcomed and reflected in every aspect of La Leche League Canada, including in our volunteer Leaders. We believe that nobody knows your baby or family better than you and that everyone deserves the right circle of support in which to raise their children.
La Leche League Canada is a national registered Canadian charity and part of a global organisation, La Leche League International, LLLC has been supporting families in Canada for over fifty years.