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There’s No Hug Like the First

Sep 14, 2020

Did you know that skin-to-skin contact can be safely implemented, for most babies and mothers as soon as the baby is born, and it provides many benefits for both mother and baby? Skin-to-skin helps newborns regulate their body temperature and establish successful breastfeeding while mothers experience lower levels of pain and increased satisfaction with the birth experience. Check out this new poster “There’s no hug like the first” and reach out to your healthcare provider to discuss your options for skin-to-skin contact.

New Municipalities Toolkit

Feb 7, 2019

The Baby-Friendly Council of Newfoundland and Labrador has received government support to create a breastfeeding toolkit for municipalities in NL.

Breastfeeding Handbook 2016

Dec 1, 2016

Click here to access the PDF of the Provincial Breastfeeding Handbook for 2016.

Looking for Breastfeeding Support?

If you’re looking for advice, either medical or not, there are a number of support networks available to you
and some are even accessible 24/7. Click the link below to view some of our online support services.

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