Eastern Ontario

Health Connect Ontario 24/7- Lactation Consultant

811 or TTY 1 866 797-0007

Eastern Ontario Health Unit

Health Line: 613-933-1375 or 1 800 267-7120
Breastfeeding Information

La Leche League Eastern Ontario

Hawkesbury Email Support:  hawkesbury@lllc.ca
La Leche League Hawkesbury Facebook page
Winchester-Kemptville Email Support: lllcwinchester@hotmail.com
La Leche League Winchester-Kemptville Facebook page
Rockland Email Support:  laliguelaleche@gmail.com
La Leche League Canada
Telephone support for everyone:  613-238-5919
Please connect with leader for meeting dates

Eastern Ontario Hospitals

Cornwall Community Hospital: 613-938-4240 (2251)- Consultation with a Lactation Consultant for families giving birth at this hospital; appointment can be made at discharge.
Hawkesbury General Hospital: 613-632-1111 (52001)
Winchester District Memorial Hospital: 613-774-2422 (6862)

Adria MacMartin, IBCLC*- Kemptville/Brockville and surroundings

Lactation Consultant:  613-867-5175
AMacMartin66@gmail.com

Angela Leblanc, RN, IBCLC*- Alexandria and surroundings

Lactation Consultant:  613-551-4224
angel_heart111@hotmail.com

Carol Branchaud, RN, IBCLC*- Cornwall

Lactation Consultant: 613-360-2197
CarolBranchaudLactation@gmail.com

Diane Lagacé, RN, IBCLC*-Russell

Lactation Consultant: 613-620-7227
diane.lagace@gmail.com

Joanne Carron, RN, IBCLC*- Wendover

Lactation Consultant: joanneibclc@creatinggreatbeginnings.com
Call or text:  819-773-7421
Prenatal and postnatal services available.

Lyne Lacroix, IBCLC*- Hawkesbury

Lactation Consultant:  613-361-7441
Lyne Lacroix IBCLC Facebook page

Breast Pump Rentals

Breast pumps are available for short term loan free of charge for families of the Centre de Santé Communautaire de l'Estrie.  Contact your local centre for availability.

Breast pumps are available for rent at some pharmacies and medical supply store.  Please contact with your local pharmacy.

 

Midwives

Midwives provide primary care to families already under their care for up to 6 weeks after birth. They are a good source of breastfeeding information and support. Their services are covered by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. 

East Ottawa Midwives

2575 Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario
613-590-1711
Families can visit their website for additionnal resources.

Gentle Beginnings Midwifery

30 Thirteenth Street East, Cornwall, Ontario
613-933-3030
530 Fred Strett, Unit AA, Winchester, Ontario
613-774-3131
1011 Notre Dame, Embrun, Ontario
613-443-0335
Families can visit their website for additional resources.

Breastfeeding Resources

Online Breastfeeding Information

From how to breastfeed to coping with breastfeeding challenges, here are a few resources that can provide you helpful information and adviceon breastfeeding:
My Breastfeeding Guide
Breastfeeding Ressources
From Tiny Tot to Toddler

Medications and Breastfeeding

Contact Infant Risk or your pharmacist for information on medication and breastfeeding.
Infant Risk:  1 806 352-2519

Monarch Centre- Ottawa

Families needing breastfeeding support and/or follow up care can can access the Monarch Centre.  A referral by a health care provider is a required.
Families can find a lactation consultant in the Ottawa area or rent/purchase a breastpump by visiting: Breastfeeding Services

International Breastfeeding Centre-Jack Newman

The Newman Breastfeeding Clinic provides reliable and well-researched information and videos on their website.

*Service not covered by Health Card*

Ontario Early Years Centres, EOHU, lynelacroixibclc.com, Centre de santé communautaire de l'Estrie, La Leche League Cananda, Maternity Essentials, Healthy Babies Healthy Children, Gentle Beginnings Midwifery

If you require this information in an alternate format, or to obtain a copy of our Accessible Client Services policy, call 1 800 267-7120 and press 0.