Breastfeeding advocates and websites

Breastfeeding Apps

BreastFedNZ is a mobile app for breastfeeding support, information and encouragement - when and where you need it, from birth to weaning. Written by an experienced midwife and lactation consultant for today’s birthing women, their families and whānau.

Here you will find a wealth of information on parenting, from new borns through to the end of the primary years.

Smartstart provides step-by-step information and support to help you access the right services for you and your baby.

Southern breastfeeding mums do we have something for you!  Life doesn't stop when you have a baby, jobs still need to be done and your child still needs to be fed.    Here is your perfect breastfeeding buddy - an app to direct you to the nearest breastfeeding friendly venue in Otago and Southland.

Feed Safe is a mobile app that assists breastfeeding mothers to make the best decisions about alcohol consumption.

This wonderful short video, "Human Milk - Taylor Made for Tiny Humans", explores the unique properties of breast milk and benefits of breastfeeding.


Breastfeeding Websites

Kids Health

La Leche League New Zealand

Ministry of Health

Pacific Parenting Support

Raising Children NZ

Raising Children Australia

Smart Start

Australian Breastfeeding Association

Kelly Mom

Unicef UK Baby Friendly Initiative


Safe Sleep

Kids Health

Change for Our Children


Breastfeeding Advocates

Human Rights Commission

New Zealand College of Midwives

Parents Centre

Royal New Zealand Plunket Society

New Zealand Lactation Consultants Association - NZLCA

Lactation Consultants of Australia and New Zealand - LCANZ

Employment NZ - Parental Leave