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Resources for Mothers

Access the Support You Need for a Positive Breastfeeding Experience

Breastfeeding is a wonderful part of motherhood but it doesn’t come naturally to everybody. 

If you’re curious about breastfeeding your baby or if you are struggling with it for any reason at all, a Lactation Consultant can be a helpful and reassuring resource. 

The information provided by the Lactation Consultants of Australia and New Zealand on this website will help you: 

  • Understand the role of a Lactation Consultant
  • Confirm if you should see a Lactation Consultant
  • Find a Lactation Consultant in your area
  • Access helpful information on breastfeeding and Lactation Consultants

The information provided is subject to regular review by the LCANZ Board of Directors, and inclusions do not necessarily hold the full endorsement of LCANZ.

If you can’t find what you’re looking for, please reach out to us via email or telephone.



Find a Lactation Consultant near you

Search here for qualified lactation consultants by postcode or map search.

Most consultants will travel outside their own suburb, particularly in regional areas, to assist mothers/families with babies & toddlers. All listed consultants are members of LCANZ and have qualified as International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC®).