Breastfeeding: Call in an expert and get support and good information asap
A list of Local Internationally board certified lactation consultants:
From Emma: “My name is Emma Im a newly qualified IBCLC, in the process of setting up business, as a part time venture (still working part time as a midwife at Maitland) and Mum of two Previous experience in nursing, midwifery, child and family health nursing. Looking forward to sharing my info once I’m
Officially launched I’m in the newcastle area”.
Lynette Huckstead (retired as IBCLC, but still available for breastfeeding support when she can help out, Lynette is super knowledgeable and passionate).
Phone: 0423 523 086
From Judy: “I am the eldest daughter of eight children, and have loved and nurtured babies all my life.
I currently work in Newcastle as a private lactation consultant
I have over 20 years experience in antenatal care, special care nursery, postnatal wards and visiting new mothers in their homes after discharge.
With three children of my own and four grandchildren, I am passionate about helping mothers and babies through what can be a very challenging time.
With a gentle and practical approach, I pass on my experience, whilst remaining flexible enough to recognise that there is more than one way to solve a problem.
In addition, I encourage active participation in problem solving from parents, recognising the fact that nobody knows a baby better than mum and dad”.
- I have been a registered nurse and midwife since 1969
- Bachelor of Health Science (Midwifery)
- International Lactation Consultant Qualification (IBCLC).
Margaret from Maternicare
P 0419 620 064
IBLC, Practising midwifery for 32 years. Registered nurse/midwife
Servicing the Port Stephens and Newcastle region Home visits and postnatal support
P 0425 314 782
Midwife, IBCLC, BFHI Assessor/Educator
Lactation consultant, Home visiting, Newcastle region.
P 0402 213 114