Families need to be supported through all stages of breastfeeding, from pregnancy, after birthing, during the early days and weeks, and at home in their local community.
The whole community also plays an important role in accepting breastfeeding as the normal way to feed babies.
Too many women do not meet their breastfeeding goals due to lack of support
Are you a parent needing help?
Click here to visit the Australian Breastfeeding Association website for information and support