Services can be provided at the Breastfeeding Scotland Clinic, in-home, phone, or via a Virtual Consultation.
* Please note there is a £35 travel fee for all consultations 20 miles from the Breastfeed Scotland Clinic. Additional fees apply for 21+ miles.
Antenatal Individual Consultations and our Preparing to Feed Your Baby Workshop is perfect for all parents. If you struggled with infant feeding in the past, are expecting a complicated birth, expecting an Infant with Additional Support Needs, or just in search of 1:1 individual attention please book our Antenatal Individual Consultation. Many of our Postnatal Consultation Families wish they took our Antenatal workshop or had 1:1 Personalised Antenatal Support. Antenatal support with Breastfeed Scotland, allows for an in-depth discussion about your upcoming breastfeeding journey, preparing your personal Success Plan, benefits of breastmilk feeding, the basics of a good latch, tips on positioning. We encourage you, your partner and or supporter(s) to attend together. *For exclusive group classes with your expecting friends and discounts please send us an emailed inquiry before booking. And YES, we can even do this Virtually as a 1-2-1 or a Group!!
Our most popular service! From birth to weaning, Breastfeed Scotland’s Postnatal Consultations offer a variety of services depending on the needs of you and your family. This consultation is 1 to 1.5 hours and includes, but is not limited to: history, oral assessment, feeding observations, infant weights, guidance and support to help you meet your goals. We encourage all partners, support systems and family members to attend.
Are you wondering if your breast pump flanges are the right fit for you? Are you having pain while pumping? Are you feeling like your pump isn’t working right? Schedule a 30-minute Pump and Flange Fitting appointment with Breastfeed Scotland, and we will help you with flange fittings, maximizing your pumping outputs, answer your questions and support your needs. HOSPITAL GRADE PUMP RENTALS – includes a free personalized flange fittings and demonstration on how to use your pump. If you do not see availability on the booking link please send an email inquiry.
Virtual Consultations are available for any infant feeding need from antenatal through weaning. Virtual Consultations are a popular option with our International Clients, in times of illness, or where it is difficult to come into the clinic/book a home visit. Rest assured that no matter how close or far you are, Virtual Consultations are available with Breastfeed Scotland. We are here for you.
Preparing for solid food
This session is for parents/carers of babies 4-6 months of age who are interested in preparing for the introduction of solid foods. An Breastfeed Scotland will provide information on when to start solid foods, what food to start with and how to introduce solid foods to your baby. **This course is being edited. Look for the new version in 2022.
Are you heading back to work and want personal assistance to prepare for pumping? Breastfeed Scotland offers back to work consultations for personalized service relating to pumping, your pump and feeding care plan, bottle feeding, and helping your caregiver support your infant feeding relationship.
a parent who has birthed their baby and is not currently nursing,
a foster parent or parent-to-be,
an adoptive parent or parent-to-be,
an intended parent through surrogacy,
a transgender parent, a non-binary parent,
OR a non-birthing parent or parent-to-be partnered with a birthing parent? Breastfeed Scotland is here for you. In our two hour Initial Consultation we will develop your personal plan. We will meet (in-person or virtually) to develop a personal plan. This plan is customized to your health history, circumstances, and values. After we develop your personal plan we are here to help you implement your plan to reach your individual infant feeding goals by enrolling you into our Breastmilk Feeding Without Birthing Consultation Package. Congratulations on your infant feeding decision! We are honored to be a part of your journey!
Secure Messaging: All consults include 2 weeks of support through secure messaging. Additional support is available for £25/2 weeks. OR Unlimited support through one year postnatal £80.
Are you in need of Breastfeed Scotland’s Breastmilk Feeding For ALL Support? If you are in need of financial support for any of Breastfeed Scotland’s Consultations, please click the picture above. Please click on the Circle above to book your Breastmilk Feeding Support For ALL consultation. Consultations can be “pay as much as you wish” to “paid in full by the Breastfeed Scotland Equity Fund”. Want to make a donation to this fund? Click here.
Want to be an IBCLC? Breastfeed Scotland is now offering Pathway 3 IBCLC Part Time Mentorship for aspiring IBCLC’s, equipping and empowering future trailblazers to change the world. UPDATE: Mentoring is FULL for 2022 1 full paying primary position for someone above poverty level of any back ground. 2 positions available for Mentorship to BIPOC and/or LBTQAI+ with economic barriers at sliding scale/work exchange. **All positions are full at this time Positions are for Outpatient Clinical Hours and Private Home Visitation.