Lactation Services

About Us

As a Baby Friendly Health Initiative (BFHI) accredited facility, John Hunter Hospital provides Lactation Support Services for inpatient breastfeeding women and their families.

Women who have given birth at John Hunter Hospital have free access to our Outpatient Breastfeeding Clinic with a qualified International Board Certified Lactation Consultant for up to four weeks postpartum. 


Lactation Services

Phone: 4985 5660
K2 postnatal Service, Level 2
John Hunter Hospital

​Breastfeeding Support Clinic Services

Phone: 4016 4595
Level 2, 670 Hunter Street
Newcastle West