Stratford General Hospital

  • Drop-in clinics are held Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Gain entrance into the Maternal Child Unit on the second floor of the East Building via the intercom system then proceed to the Communications Station to register. Staff will then direct you to the clinic space.
  • For 24 hour breastfeeding support call the Maternal Child Unit at 519-272-8232

St. Marys Memorial Hospital

  • This clinic has been relocated to Stratford General Hospital (effective December 17th, 2018)

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 EarlyON, 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 EarlyON, 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