Help and Support in Ireland  The HSE’s breastfeeding website.  Cuidiu voluntary breastfeeding counsellors run breastfeeding support groups provide telephone support. The Cuidiu Dublin South West website is and the Dublin South East website is  La Leche League Ireland leaders provide help and information to breastfeeding mothers at their monthly meetings and over the phone.  Friends of Breastfeeding is a voluntary organisation which runs mother-to-mother breastfeeding support groups and a Breastfeeding Buddy scheme in some areas. The Association of Lactation Consultants of Ireland website, which has a directory of IBCLCs in private practice.


This is a really comprehensive source of up-to-date evidence-based information about breastfeeding. All you need to know is here!

Breastfeeding Network Medications and Breastfeeding Factsheets

The Nancy Mohrbacher YouTube channel features very useful, short videos on latch, positioning and getting comfortable while breastfeeding.

Global Health Media Breastfeeding Videos on latch and attachment

Antenatal Expression of Colostrum

The First Hours After Birth

Tips on Getting Started–8xWZtokHDMB95qJh-hsiac

Video on Attaching Baby to the Breast

Evidence-based articles on why breastfeeding matters and the normal process of breastfeeding

Breastfeeding articles by paediatrician Dr Jenny Thomas

Hands-On Pumping

Finish at the Breast Supplementation

Breastfeeding and Bodywork

Information and support for mothers who are breastfeeding and experiencing low milk production.

Switch Nursing Technique for Oversupply

Breastfeeding with large breasts.

Breastfeeding the Late Preterm Baby

Breastfeeding a Baby with Down Syndrome 

Breastfeeding after Hyperemesis

PCOS and Breastfeeding

Sucking Exercises

Rapid Weaning

Informal Milk Sharing

Percentile Calculator

What you need to know about Motilium See the PDF on this page

Cow’s Milk Allergy


Infant Sleep

Evidence-based information on biologically normal infant sleep

Information on infant sleep from Dr. James McKenna.

Why Babies Wake at Night

LLL Safe Sleep 7 Guidelines for safe Co-sleeping

Tongue Tie Information

The HSE Tongue Tie Factsheet.

The Blackrock Tongue Tie Clinic

The Camden Medical Tongue Tie Clinic

Dr Justin Roche’s Tongue and Lip Tie Clinic in Clonmel

Information on Tongue-Tie Assessment and Treatment.

Information and blog on Tongue-Tie by Dr. Bobby Ghaheri

A short video that explains why bodywork is important for babies who have had a tongue tie released.