Support Groups

Local Breastfeeding Peer Support Groups


Please contact the relevant Children’s Centre or visit the group’s Facebook page by clicking the relevant group below to confirm it will be on before attending. Most groups also offer on-line support via their Facebook groups; click the group name to find out more.

Real Baby Milk Breastfeeding Support groups are run by qualified, dedicated mums providing peer-to-peer support to all parents who are breastfeeding, combination feeding or giving their babies breastmilk in any way. Many run alongside Health Visitor drop-ins or have weighing fascilities. Partners, siblings and family members are welcome to accompany you.

Cornwall Children’s Centres contact details and what’s on guides

West Cornwall

Mid Cornwall

  • Perranporth Breastfriends: Thursday 10-11:30am, Perranporth Children’s Centre, Liskey Hill, TR6 0EU
  • Newquay Breastfriends: Tuesday 11am-1pm,  Newquay Children’s Centre, Trenance School, TR7 2LU
  • Truro Breastfriends: Wednesday 9.15-11am, Truro Learning Academy, Albany Road, Truro, TR1 3PQ (every other week during summer holidays: 26/7, 9/8, and 23/8/201, weekly from 6/9/17)
  • Mama’s Milk St Austell: Wednesday 9.30 – 11.30am, Woodland Road Children’s Centre, Saint Austell,
    PL25 4RA
  • Mama’s Milk St. Blazey: Monday 1.30-3.30pm, Fourways Youth Centre, Station Rd, St Blazey, Par, PL24 2ND
  • Penrice Feeding Support, Friday 11am-2pm, St Austell Community Hospital, Porthpean Road, PL26 6AA (Run by maternity support workers, by appointment only: phone 01726 873079.  Only for mums with babies up to 2 weeks old.) 

East Cornwall

  • Bodmin Breastfeeding Group: Tuesday 9.30-12 noon, Chesnuts Centre. 83 Fore Street, Bodmin PL31 2JB
  • Breast Friends Bude: Thursday 10.30-12.30pm, Bude Children’s Centre, Broad Close Hill, Bude, EX23 8EA
  • Upfront Liskeard: Thursday 10-12 noon, Liskeard Children’s Centre, Varley Lane, Liskeard, PL14 3XA
  • Upfront Launceston: Tuesday 1-2.30pm, Launceston Integrated Children’s Centre, Coronation Park, Launceston, PL15 9DQ
  • Upfront Callington: Friday 10:15-12:15pm, Callington Children’s Centre, Saltash Road, Callington, PL17 7EF
  • Upfront Saltash: Thursday 12.30-14.30pm Saltash Children’s Centre, Saltash, PL12 6DX
  • Bumps & Babies Torpoint: Monday 1.30- 3pm, Torpoint Children’s Centre, Trevol Road, Torpoint, PL11 2NH
  • Rame Babies Millbrook: Thursdays 10.30-12.30 (term time only), Balcony Room, Millbrook Village Hall, The Parade, PL10 1AX
  • Camelford Mama’s Milk: (Starting 6th September 2017) Wednesday 11:30-12:30, Camelford Children’s Centre, Sportsman’s Road, PL32 9UE (Health Visitor Drop-in Weds 9.30-11.30am)