Useful Websites and Information

24 Hour Cotside Assistance for Dads – Download PDF

New Zealand Breastfeeding App – http://www.breastfednz.co.nz

Breast Feeding Your Baby:
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English | Chinese | Korean | Samoan | Te Reo

Breastfeeding Healthy Eating

The La Leche League is a worldwide organisation promoting breastfeeding and supporting mothers who are planning to breastfeed: www.lalecheleague.org.nz

The NZ Breastfeeding Authority has information on breastfeeding and initiatives to improve breastfeeding rates: www.babyfriendly.org.nz

Infant Sleep Information Source for parents and carers: www.isisonline.org.uk

For answers to the following frequently asked questions in Chinese download the PDF here.

  • My breast hurts – what can I do?
  • I want to know if my breasts are making milk normally.
  • Do I have enough milk?
  • Can breastfeeding prevent illnesses?
  • Is it possible to breastfeed both an infant and a toddler?
  • How often will I have to pump when I go back to work?

What is Breastmilk?
101 reasons to Breastfeed
Breastfeeding Support Directory – Download PDF

Code of rights information is available in many languages on www.hdc.org.nz

This site has some lovely brochures for pregnancy and labour.
There are two series at the moment: ‘Your Choices’ and ‘The Facts’ as well as a lot of other good information – www.maternity.org.nz/

Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Programme

Please note most resources via the above link are also available in Māori, Sāmoan, Tongan, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Hindi and Korean.