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BFHI is a global project. UNICEF’s global information is available at http://www.unicef.org/nutrition/index_breastfeeding.html

And WHO information at http://www.who.int/nutrition/topics/bfhi/en/

Visit some of the BFHI sites in other countries:

Australia         Canada      France      Germany      Italy      The Netherlands      United Kingdom     United States of America      Hong Kong      New Zealand 

Breastfeeding materials in Portuguese (from Brazil) slow to load, be patient

Visit www.breastfeeding.ie for information on the National Breastfeeding Policy and Health Service Executive activities related to breastfeeding, list of breastfeeding support groups by county, and Breastfeeding Fact Sheets for health professionals.

If you are looking for assistance with breastfeeding, you can contact:

your midwife, public health nurse, GP or practice nurse
a trained volunteer mother to mother counsellor through

La Leche League of Ireland.
Contact Leader is listed under La Leche League of Ireland in each local telephone directory.

Cuidiú - Irish Childbirth Trust
Contact Address: Cuidiú Irish Childbirth Trust, Carmichael House, North Brunswick Street, Dublin 7.   Tel: 01-8724501 

the Association of Lactation Consultants in Ireland for referral to a health professional specially trained in lactation management who accepts private clients. info@alcireland.ie          www.alcireland.ie 
For more information about International Board Certified Lactation Consultants, visit  www.iblce.org

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