Breastfeeding Support Service - Maternal and Child Health

About this service

Melton City Council offers breastfeeding support with a Lactation Consultant/Breastfeeding Support Nurse to all mothers living in the municipality via telephone support, individual centre based appointments, weekly drop in service and limited home visits to eligible families.

    • Service name

      Breastfeeding Support Service - Maternal and Child Health

    • Service address

      Drop in locations: Springside Children's and Community Centre, Lakes Room, 22 Becca Way, Caroline Springs. Melton Library and Learning Hub; Grant Activity Room, 31 McKenzie Street, Melton.
      Get directions

    • Phone

      03 9747 5462

    • Urgency levels

      Health, Wellbing & Safety

    • Service hours

      Office Hours: Monday, Wednesday - Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm; Drop In Hours: Thursdays between 10am to 2pm on selected dates

    • Eligibility criteria

      Families of breastfeeding infants who live in the Melton municipality.

    • Interpreters

      Can be arranged on booking

    • Service type

      INDIVIDUAL

    • Costs

      Free

    • Disability access

      Yes

    • Drop in service

      Free, drop in service, no appointment necessary. Available Thursdays 10:00am - 12:00pm. Locations vary see flyer on the website.

    • Outreach

      Electric Breast Pumps available on website