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For grandmothers


What we know about keeping infants and toddlers healthy and safe has changed in some ways over the years.  What has not changed is the importance of Grandmothers in the lives of their children and their grandchildren. 

Your loving encouragement helps new parents make confident decisions about how to look after their child. You make an important difference as new parents adjust!

Today most new mothers decide to breastfeed their babies. If your grandchild is being breastfed you may be wondering how you can help?

Click on any of the topics below for more information about supporting a breastfeeding family.

Supporting a parent's feeding decisions

Helping when my grandchild is breastfed

Signs my grandchild is hungry

Signs my grandchild is getting enough to eat

Local breastfeeding services

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