Breastfeeding and support

Council offers breastfeeding support with an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant ( IBCLC) or Breast Feeding Support Nurse, to all mothers living in the municipality.

Support is free: Simply attend the drop in service every Thursday ( no appointment necessary)

One to one support may include a consultation at a Maternal and Child Health Centre or a home visit ( to eligible families), call 9747 5462 to book.

Drop in Breast Feeding Support Service
(Every Thursday)

This is a free service! No appointment necessary.

Drop in locations and dates

Breastfeeding Drop In Service flyer 2019(PDF, 308KB)

Caroline Springs

Springside Children and Community Centre - Lakes Room
22-50 Becca Way, Caroline Springs
Every Thursday: 10:30am to 12:30pm


Melton Library & Learning Hub - Corr Room
31 McKenzie Street, Melton
Every Thursday: 10:30am to 12:30pm

For more information contact Breast Feeding Support Services on 9747 5462 or via email

Please check the brochure below for more information on breastfeeding support and information.

Breastfeeding Support and Information(PDF, 384KB)

Breast feeding tips(PDF, 366KB)

For other assistance:

Australian Breastfeeding Association

Call “1800 mum 2 mum” or 1800 686 268.

MCH 24hr helpline 13 22 29