Breastfeeding Peer Supporter

  • VO84168
  • Home-based volunteering


Description

We are looking for local mums who have breastfed to become volunteer breastfeeding peer supporters.
Training is free and will be delivered online via zoom.
You will receive a nationally recognised qualification from the open College Network.
You will support families in your area online, on the phone and face to face.

Organisation aims and objectives

The Breastfeeding Network (BfN) aims to be an independent source of support and information for breastfeeding women and others. It aims to: Promote breastfeeding and a greater understanding of breastfeeding in the United Kingdom. Collect and disseminate information on breastfeeding and baby and infant nutrition. Provide information and support to parents on the feeding of babies and infants. Set and encourage the acceptance of quality standards for breastfeeding support. Establish and publish codes of practice for such support.

Restrictions

Experience required: To be a mum who has breastfed
Minimum age: 16

Support

Training details: Training is free and will be delivered online via zoom. You will receive a nationally recognised qualification from the open College Network.

Last updated 2 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.