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Growing Families

Project Coordinators: Helen Calvert (heartmummy) & Vanessa Aparicio-Hancox  Thank you to everyone who attended our inaugural event in Manchester on Thursday 6th October!  It was a brilliant day and it was wonderful to meet you all.  We are in the process of reflecting upon the feedback and deciding on the […]


Campaign Founders: Florence Wilcock, obstetrician, and Gill Phillips of Nutshell Communications Identifying and sharing best practice across the nation’s maternity services.  #MatExp is a powerful social campaign involving people from all walks of life from all across the country (and overseas!). It aims to: Encourage and empower users […]


Project Coordinator: Helen Calvert, heartmummy The #hospitalbreastfeeding hashtag was started on Twitter following my experiences breastfeeding my youngest son who has a congenital heart defect. My website – http://resources.heartmummy.co.uk/ – delivers some key messages developed from the #hospitalbreastfeeding discussions, and helps medical professionals to understand what’s in it for them when it comes […]

GP Infant Feeding Network

Project Coordinator: Dr Louise Santhanam, GP The GP Infant Feeding Network (UK), or GPIFN, is an independent professional network established in February 2016 by General Practitioners, with the support of infant feeding and maternity colleagues. Its goal is engaging the primary care team in working towards best practice […]