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LLL Meetings

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Please see this important announcement from LLLGB:

16th March 2020

From today, LLLGB will be suspending all LLL face-to-face meetings, for the forseeable future. We are doing this, to respond to today’s Government call for social distancing and avoiding non-essential contact.

But we are still here to support you. There is a range of ways LLLGB Leaders can still offer you free breastfeeding support, you can:

– join one of the online meetings that many local groups are already running, or preparing to run.

– phone our helpline (0345 120 2918) or your local Leaders

– message or post on social media in your local Facebook pages, groups or Instagram

  • email LLLGB via a helpform, or email your local group Leaders
  • email LLLBristol Leaders – lllgb.bristol@gmail.com

– visit our website for information for all ages and stages from pregnancy through to weaning. 

https://www.laleche.org.uk/get-support/

LLLGB is here to support you.

Starting Solids

starting solids

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 -12

Wednesday 11th March 2020

at The Milk Shed, 26 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1HW

Sometime in the second half of their first year, most babies are ready to start exploring the new tastes and textures of solid foods. With the new experiences tend to come lots of questions.

So grab a drink, pull up a chair and join us.

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to then please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/

Sweet Sleep

Sweet Sleep

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 – 12

Thursday 27th February 2020

at Avonmouth Community Centre, 257 Avonmouth Road,
Bristol, BS11 9EN 

Our topic this month is sleep. Need we say more 🙂

We are of course happy to chat about any other questions which you may have, and will have the usual hot drinks and toys and the library. 

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/

 

Meeting Family Needs

Meeting Family Needs

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 – 12

Wednesday 12th February 2020

at The Milk Shed, 26 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1HW

Our topic this month is ‘Meeting Family Needs’.

The arrival of a new baby means changes for the whole family. This month we’re thinking about how breastfeeding can help us meet everyone’s needs.

 Grab a drink, pull up a chair and join us.

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to then please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/

 

 

Your network of support

Avonmouth Thursday 23rd Jan

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 – 12

Thursday 23rd January 2020

at Avonmouth Community Centre, 257 Avonmouth Road,
Bristol, BS11 9EN 

Mother to mother support is at the heart of all our LLL meetings, the opportunity to meet with others going through similar things, share ideas, celebrate the high points and support each other through the less bright days. 

 We have toys to keep the small ones busy while we chat and have a drink. 

 Of course, our leaders are on hand if you have a more complex question and we have our library of books on all things breastfeeding if you want to investigate something in more detail.

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/

 

Becoming a confident breastfeeder

becoming confident

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 – 12

Wednesday 8th January 2020

at The Milk Shed, 26 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1HW

Our topic this month is ‘Becoming a confident breastfeeder’.

What has helped you feel more confident with breastfeeding? Were there things you found out along the way that you wished you’d known earlier, or perhaps you don’t feel that confident yet and have questions you’d like to ask.

 This month, we’ll be talking about all this and more, so grab a drink, pull up a chair and join us.

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to then please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/

Breastfeeding through the festive season

festive season

LLL Bristol Meeting 10:30 – 12

Wednesday 11th December 2019

at The Milk Shed, 26 North Street, Southville, Bristol, BS3 1HW

Our topic this month is ‘Breastfeeding through the festive season’.

Whether it’s having lots of visitors round, travelling away from home or leaving your baby for an evening out, this time of year often brings up questions. Grab a drink, pull up a chair and share your experiences, ideas and worries. 

All our meetings are free, but we ask that if you are able to then please donate a couple of pounds to help us keep the group running. Another way to support the group is to join LLL GB, monthly membership is £2.50 and includes an electronic copy of Breastfeeding Matters, LLL GB’s very own magazine.

https://www.laleche.org.uk/join/