For our final post of World Breastfeeding Week here are some details of support groups and clinics in Edinburgh. More information about local groups, societies and organisations is available on Your Edinburgh.
Muirhouse: Best Buddies Breastfeeding peer support group. Contact Infant Feeding Advisory Team, Pennywell Resource Centre, 31-33 Pennywell Road Tel 0131 537 4262/3.
Fountainbridge: Breastfeeding Support Group at the Tollcross Health Centre, Ponton Street, Friday 10-12.
Portobello: Café Ba Breastfeeding Café, St Phillip’s Church Hall, Brunstane Rd North, Portobello meets Mondays from 1-3 pm. We also welcome breastfeeding mothers at any time in Portobello Library, and during Bookbug song and rhyme sessions every Wednesday morning.
Pentlands/ Balerno: Dean Park Clinic, Tuesdays 11am – 12:30pm
Piershill Support Groups: Cafe Ba, St Phillip’s Church, Brunstane Road North: Mondays 1pm to 3pm.
Dr Bells, Junction Place, Mondays 11am to 12 midday
Leith: Leith Breastfeeding Clinic, Leith Community Treatment Centre, EH6 5JA, Tuesdays 12.30pm to 2.30pm
Oxgangs: Breastfeeding cafe at Oxgangs Library every Wed 1.30-2.30
City wide: Simpson Breastfeeding Clinic, Simpson Centre, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, EH16 4SA, Thursdays 12 to 4pm