Introduction

Introduction

Organisation Name
Association Of Breastfeeding Mothers
Description

Breastfeeding support and information. Telephone helpline. Breastfeeding counsellor training.

The Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) is a voluntary organisation founded in 1979 by a group of mothers experienced in breastfeeding counselling. Members of the the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) are mainly mothers who are breastfeeding their babies or who have breastfed their children in the past.

It is the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers's (ABM) aim to promote the physical and psychological health of mothers and children through education in the techniques of breastfeeding, and to advance the education of the public, especially those persons concerned with the care of children, on the health benefits of breastfeeding, both immediate and long term.

A list of support groups that run in the UK are available on the website.

Organisation Type
Registered Charity
This organisation provides support around
Personal Health Services
This organisation provides support for
Families Parents
Regions
South Gloucestershire Bristol Bath and North East Somerset North Somerset Somerset
Is there a cost for these services?
No
Cost information

Breastfeeding counselling is free of charge.

Membership of the Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM) costs £20. Members receive the ABM breastfeeding magazine three times a year plus eNewsletters.

Do you offer concessions?
Concessions information

Members of low-income households can join for £15.

How can people access this service?
Telephone

Primary Organisation Details

Primary Address Details

Address 1
PO Box 207
Town
Bridgwater
County
Somerset
Postcode
TA6 7YT

Organisation Contact Methods

Services

Helpline

Helpline service?

Helpline Details

Name
Counselling Helpline
Description

Ring our counselling helpline to speak to one of our fully trained Breastfeeding Counsellors for breastfeeding support and information

Telephone number
Cost per minute
Calls to this number from a BT landline will cost no more than 5p per minute. Charges from other landlines or mobiles may vary, contact your telephone service provider for details.
Will calls I make to this helpline show on my bill?
Yes

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