Potters Gate Children's Centre

Infant Feeding Information

Staff at Potters Gate Children's Centre are trained to offer infant feeding support to encourage responsive feeding and to offer guidance and reassurance to parents and carers for either breastfed or formula fed infants.

Breast pump hire is available at Potters Gate Children’s Centre and Hale Children’s Centre. Contact the Centres for more information and availability.  

Potters Gate: 01252 891250       Hale: 01252 734288

  If you need breastfeeding support, we can also signpost you to a dedicated local session. Do visit, call or email us for more information. Nearest sessions detailed below:-

In Farnham:                                                                                

La Leche League at 40 Degreez - Mondays at 10am-12noon (except Bank Holidays) 40 Degreez is next to Farnham Leisure Centre, Dogflud Way, Farnham, Surrey GU9 7UT

Telephone: 01252 727087)           Email: lalechefarnham@gmail.com

At these Breastfeeding Cafes you can get help from accredited breastfeeding counsellors and join a guided discussion with other breastfeeding mums to benefit from mother to mother support.

For a map showing 40 Degreez location, click here for a Google map link.

Frimley Midwives specialist Breastfeeding clinic at Hale Children’s Centre, on Mondays and Thursdays from 1.00-4.00pm

Upper Hale Road, Hale, Farnham, Surrey. GU9 0LR.(01252 734288)

Click here for map showing Hale Children's Centre

Clinics are run by midwives & health visitors. Please call: 07974 324379 to ensure availability. Sessions do not run on Bank Holidays

 National Telephone helplines and website:

Association for Breastfeeding Mothers:

Talk to a Breastfeeding Counsellor – call 0300 330 5453

NCT Breastfeeding Line – call 0300 330 0771 (8am-midnight, 7 days a week)

https://www.nct.org.uk/                  

Childbirth and parenting charity. Information on pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, and parenthood.

National Breastfeeding Helpline: 0300 100 0212

Independent, confidential mother-centred breastfeeding support and information

Live online support also available via: http://www.nationalbreastfeedinghelpline.org.uk

http://www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk/

http://www.nhs.uk/Conditions/pregnancy-and-baby/pages/breastfeeding-                      help-support.aspx#close

La Leche Helpline: 0345 120 2918       https://www.laleche.org.uk/node