Infant feeding

Whether you are pregnant and looking to find out more about feeding your baby, or if you are going home with your newborn and would like a little more support with feeding, you are on the right page.

Here are some useful tips and links…

Community support

Mon9.30am-11am – drop in Kingston Borough onlyOld Malden Children’s Centre, KT3 5NB02082747709
 2pm-3.30pm – appointment onlyAlf King Children’s Centre, TW13 5AF02085835601
 1pm-2.30pm –
appointment only
Clarendon Children’s Centre, TW15 2HZ01784 424 759
Tues9.30am-11am – drop in Kingston Borough only (term time peer support)The Merritt Medical Centre, Merritt Gardens,    Chessington. KT9 2GY02082747709
 1pm-3pm –
appointment only
United Reformed Church, TW2
 1pm-3pm – drop in Kingston Borough onlyChessington Childrens Centre, KT9 1JE02082747709 – Street parking available.
Weds9.30am-12pm (Kingston Borough mothers only) – appointment onlyKingston Town Children’s Centre, KT1 3AR02082747709
 10am-12pm –
appointment only
Lampton Children’s Centre, TW3 4DN02085835602
 2pm-4pm – breastfeeding coffee groupThe Dolphin, SM1 1PR02086411689
 9.30am-11am – last Wednesday of the month via Zoom (online)Café La Leche, Wimbledon, SW19 4JZEmail to book:
 10am-12pm – drop inHersham Baptist church Arch Road, KT12 4QRFree Street parking. Advice line 01883340922
Thurs10am-11.30am –
appointment only
The Hub, Beavers Children’s Centre, TW4 7NW02085835602
 9.30am-3.30pm –
appointment only
Clinic Stormont HC, SW11 5EG07766800365 – Street parking – pay at metre.
 10am-11.30am –
appointment only
South Isleworth Children’s Centre, TW7 7AP020 8583 5762 – Free parking
Fri9.30am-12pm – drop in (Kingston Borough mothers only)Tolworth Children’s Centre, KT6 7SA02082747709 Free street parking
 10am-12p – 3rd Friday of the month – appointment onlyLa Leche League, Canbury park Pavilion KT2
 1pm-3pm – Kingston Hospital catchment < 6 weeks onlyCornerstone Church, KT2 6LF07595091974

Video guidance

Anatomy of the breast:

Antenatal hand expressing:

Responsive feeding: 

Skin to skin: 

Positioning and attachment:

Safe sleeping: 

Bottle feeding: 

Infant feeding during the coronavirus pandemic: 

We hope this will be of some help. 

The Infant Feeding Team

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