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Canterbury Breastfeeding Advocacy Service - Infant Feeding in Public Survey 2022

The Canterbury Breastfeeding Advocacy Service is a health promotion contract managed by Te Puawaitanga ki Ōtautahi Trust. The service has been developed with the primary aim of supporting breastfeeding whānau, by working to remove the barriers to breastfeeding. Te Puawaitanga Ki Ōtautahi Trust is a kaupapa Māori provider of a range of health, education and social services and a member organisation of NZBA.


In February 2022 the Canterbury Breastfeeding Advocacy Service undertook a survey to hear from whānau about their recent experiences of feeding their infants (under six months) in public.  The aim was to inform their Breastfeeding-Friendly Cafes initiative and consider how they might strengthen this project, and where they might want to take it next.

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