Stratford General Hospital

  • Drop-in clinics are held on Mondays, 10:30 am to 1:00 pm and Wednesdays, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Call 519-272-8210 extension 2901
  • For 24 hour Maternal-Child Unit Support, call 519-272-8232 extension 2036

St. Marys Memorial Hospital

  • Drop-in clinics are held on Tuesdays, 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm and Thursdays 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Call 519-284-1332 extension 3365

Listowel Memorial Hospital

  • To book by appointment, call 519-292-2076

North Perth Breastfeeding Clinic

  • Clinics are held Monday to Wednesday, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm (last Wednesday of the month, visit 11:00 am to 12:00 pm only)
  • Fisher Family Primary Care Centre
  • To book an appointment, call 519-291-3125 extension 6278

Breastfeeding Buddies – Mom-to-Mom Support Groups

A mother-to-mother breastfeeding support drop-in program. Receive support, encouragement and a link to community breastfeeding and parenting resources. Toddlers are welcome.

Breastfeeding Buddies – Stratford

  • First Thursday of each month 1:00 to 2:00 pm
  • Stratford Early Years Centre, 35 Waterloo Street North
  • Call 519-273-9082 for more information

Breastfeeding Buddies – North Perth

  • Last Wednesday of the month, 10:00 am to 11:00 am
  • North Perth Early Years Centre, Playroom, 955 Binning Street West, Listowel
  • Call 519-291-6626 for more information

Facebook Online Breastfeeding Buddies Community

Go to Facebook and search “Breastfeeding Buddies Perth County”.

Information Phone Lines and Websites

Perth District Health Unit – Health Line 

  • Free, confidential access to Public Health Nurses
  • Weekdays from 8:30 am to 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm
  • Call 519-271-7600 extension 267 or toll-free at 1-877-271-7348 extension 267

Telehealth Ontario 24-7 Breastfeeding Supports

  • Free, confidential access to Registered Nurses
  • 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Call 1-866-797-0000

LaLeche League

  • A well-recognized organization committed to breastfeeding support
  • Call 1-800-665-4324

Motherisk

  • Information about the safety or risk of medication, chemicals and diseases during pregnancy and breastfeeding
  • Monday to Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • 1-877-439-2744