Breastfeeding 101 Being Prepared:
2nd July 2011, 1pm - 2.30pm
This workshop covers the benefits of breastfeeding to the baby and mother, how baby gets breast milk, preparations for breastfeeding, breast changes, food to avoid, latching and positioning, husband's support, etc.

The Critical 1st Weeks Managing it well:
2nd July 2011, 3pm - 4.30pm
It covers proper latch on, various breastfeeding position, methods of feeding, demand and supply, father's role, food for mother during confinement and other essential information a new mother
needs to know at this stage.

Challenges to Breastfeeding Working it out:
9th July 2011, 1pm - 2.30pm
This covers potential problems mothers may encounter and ways to prevent it. Topics include: engorgement, blocked ducts, inverted nipples, medication during breastfeeding, sore or cracked nipples, maternal illness while nursing, newborn jaundice, thrush, mastitis, breastfeeding twins, and more.

Weaning When, What & How?:
9th July 2011, 3pm - 4.30pm
You learn the signs to look out for to know whether your baby is ready for semi-solids, what type of semi-solids to introduce, how to introduce and weaning.

Venue : SCWO Centre, 96 Waterloo Street

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Fee waived for first companion*, $5 per workshop for second companion*. No extra notes will be given to companion.
*Companion is defined as a person staying in the same address as the first participant, which may include husband, domestic helper (maid), parent/parent-in-laws.

Breastfeeding Mothers' Support Group (Singapore) - Workshop Fee

To sign up, please call 6337 0508 (please leave your name and number on the answering machine and we will contact you as soon as possible) or email to This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it . Would appreciate if you could send in the payment to 96 Waterloo Street, SCWO Centre, #02-04, S(187967). Payment will not be refunded unless the Workshop is cancelled.