All breastfeeding experiences are different and every mum has their own breastfeeding story to tell. On this page you can hear new and more experienced mums talk about why they made the choice to breastfeed, how they overcome any challenges, found support and how they feel about their breastfeeding experience now.
Why I chose to breastfeed
How I overcame my breastfeeding challenge
How I found support, help and advice
Breastfeeding was nothing like I expected
Tips for other new mums
How I feel about my breastfeeding experience now
How breastfeeding support groups helped with challenges
How support and encouragement from my partner helped me
Find a breastfeeding support group in your local area
There are breastfeeding support groups all around the country, run by trained midwives and health visitors.
These groups are a great way for you and your baby to meet new friends, and a chance to have a good chat about the highs and lows of breastfeeding!
Our page on finding breastfeeding support has lots more information about online support groups you can join.