Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario

Nursing Best Practice Guidelines

Breastfeeding Support Services

Appendix J
The table below provides a framework for identifying breastfeeding support services available to breastfeeding mothers and their families in their local community.

Type of Services Contact Information
Public Health Unit Services  
Hospital Breastfeeding Clinics  
Private Practice
Lactation Consultants
Internet websites  
Medical 1-800 info line access
regarding breastfeeding aids
and products
La Leche League  
Drop in Centre  
Parents “Hot line”  
Telehealth Ontario  
(specific to local services)