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Helping Hands, Mother
and Baby Support

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Helping Hands, Mother and Baby Support

This service is for newborns to 12 month olds. The service offers support and guidance with a lactation consultant and Mothercraft Nurse. The service covers:

  • Infant feeding
  • Sleep and settling
  • Adjusting to a new family
  • Understanding premature babies
  • Changing behaviours
  • Multiple births
  • Routines and rhythms
  • Emotional wellbeing
  • Returning to work
  • Travelling with a baby

Early Feeding and Support Drop In Clinic

North Shore Private Hospital offers this service to parents for up to the first two weeks following discharge from the hospital. The focus of the Drop In Clinic is to support early infant feeding, early infant parenting concerns and to assist in transition from hospital to community.

Drop in Clinics are run each Friday (excluding public holidays), from 1:00pm - 4:00pm.

Clinic is located on Level 2, Maternity at North Shore Private Hospital. No appointment is necessary.

Cost $30 (Claimable with some health funds).

Please speak with our Maternity Customer Service team on 8425 3241 or 8425 3242 or speak with your Midwife for more information.