Our Infant Feeding Working Group is made up of individuals from multiple agencies within Southampton, working collaboratively to deliver the Infant Feeding Element of the Family Hub Start for Life Programme. Our goal is to ensure you are supported fully throughout your entire infant feeding journey.
Here’s an introduction to our team. If you would like to get involved you can email Eleanor.Johnson@BreastfeedingNetwork.org.uk
Meet the Infant Feeding Working Group
El - Infant Feeding Working Group chair SHOW
Claire - Infant Feeding Co-ordinator SHOW
Clare - Midwife SHOW
Emma - Southampton Maternity Voices Partnership Chair SHOW
Hayley - Infant Feeding Lead SHOW
Lisa - Infant Feeding Team Co-ordinator SHOW
Pam - Social Prescriber at St Peters and The Old Fire SHOW
Polly - La Leche League Leader SHOW
Anne - La Leche League volunteer breastfeeding counsellor SHOW
Rachel - Family Nurse SHOW
Sally - Breastfeeding Network Tutor/Supervisor SHOW
How we have responded to your feedback
We asked: How would you like to access information on infant feeding?
- 0% physical information only
- 28% online information only
- 72% a mixture of both
- Provide breastfeeding leaflets in each of our family hubs
- Have an infant feeding section on the family hub website
We asked: Which reclining feeding chair would you prefer in our breastfeeding rooms?
- 84% preferred 'A'
- Some would prefer a static chair
- Some suggested covers for easy cleaning
We will: Provide chair A in each breastfeeding room, with a washable cover as well as a static chair or sofa.
Here are just a few of the items that you’ll find in the Breastfeeding rooms that YOU requested:
- Support information
- Reclining chair
- Water dispenser