Who Are Breastfeeding Together?
Breastfeeding Together is a registered Charity set up in 2015.We are an award-winning Charity, being honoured with ‘The Queens Award for Voluntary Service’ in 2020. The MBE for volunteer groups.
We are a team of dedicated Breastfeeding Peer Supporters with many years of experience in supporting families from pregnancy through to early years and beyond.
Breastfeeding is always at the heart of our organisation, we:
- Promote and protect breastfeeding at all times
- Offer caring and non-judgemental support
- Provide independent, up to date and evidence-based information
- Are free from commercial interest and bias
We provide independent information and support to families, we do not accept sponsorship from commercial companies linked to infant feeding.
Volunteers are central to the success of our Charity. We are extremely fortunate to have a team of passionate and committed peer supporters to help Breastfeeding Together deliver many of it’s essential services to families.
All staff and volunteers have completed in depth training to ensure their knowledge base and skills are up to date, accurate and relevant for their role. All peer supporters are mothers who have breastfed and can offer mother to mother support.