Events for National Breastfeeding Week 2016 - News Archive

 Events for National Breastfeeding Week

Cavan

What’s on: Breastfeeding Tea Party, Virginia Peer Support Group

Where: Church of Ireland Hall, Virginia, Co. Cavan

When: Wednesday 5th October 2016 from 11am

 

What’s on: Breastfeeding Coffee Morning, Breastfeeding Peer Support Group

Where: Cavan Baptist Church Hall, Corglass, Crubany, Co. Cavan

When: Thursday 6th October 2016 from 10am

 

Cork

What’s on: Coffee afternoon for mothers

Where: Cork University Maternity Hospital

When: Wednesday 5th October 2016 from 4.40pm

 

What’s on: Breastfeeding Information stands – at reception & OPD

Where: Cork University Maternity Hospital

When: National Breastfeeding Week 1st - 7th October 2016

 

What’s on: Launch of breastfeeding videos on www.breastfeeding.ie , CUMH

Where: Bru Columbanus,  Cork

When: 27th September 2016

 

 

 

What’s on: Coffee morning & celebration

Where: Dunmanway library

When: Thursday 6th October 2016 at 11am

 

What’s on: National Breastfeeding Week celebration - Therapeutic Hand Massage for All Mums and Nanas will kindly be provided by the Irish Red Cross

Where: Macroom Primary Care Centre

When: Monday 10th October 2016 at 2pm Refreshments served

 

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Mahon Point Shopping Centre, Upper food court

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Dublin

What’s on: Balbriggan Breastfeeding Support Coffee Morning

Where: The Order of Malta Hall, Hampton Hall, Balbriggan (opposite Balbriggan Health Centre)

When: Wednesday 5th of October 2016 at 10am

 

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Liffey Valley, M&S cafe

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

 

 

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: City west, venue TBC

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

What’s on: Association of Lactation Consultants Annual Conference

Where: Dublin Airport Hilton Hotel

When: Friday 30th of October and Saturday 1st October 2016. www.alcireland.ie

 

What’s on: La Leche League Trinity celebrates Breastfeeding. Coffee morning

Where: The School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College, 24 D'Olier Street, Dublin 2

When: Wednesday 5th of October 2016

 

What’s on: Exhibition of "The Milky Way Project"  by photographer, Kate Nolan

Where: The Gas Building, The School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College, 24 D'Olier Street, Dublin 2

When: Tuesday 4th –  Friday 7th of October 2016

HealthyTrinity: Breastfeeding Committee  Organised by: Elizabeth Quinn, PhD Researcher, The School of Nursing and Midwifery and La Leche League Trinity

 

Donegal

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: The Exchange, Castle Ave., Buncrana

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

 

Galway

What’s on: Workshop with transition year students

Where: Galway University Hospital

When: National Breastfeeding Week

 

What’s on: Workshop with transition year students

Where: Portiuncula Hospital

When: National Breastfeeding Week

 

What’s on: Education session - Why to Breastfeed and the Marvels and Mysteries of Breastmilk

Where: Portiuncula Hospital

When: National Breastfeeding Week For further details please contact the hospital Lactation Support.

 

Kildare

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Newbridge, venue TBC

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Limerick

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Drombanna Day Care Centre

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Louth

What’s on: Coffee Morning. Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

Where: Multidisciplinary Room, Ground Floor of the hospital. Contact the Lactation Team on 0419837601ext 2601 bleep 143.

When: Monday 3rd  October 2016 at 10am – 12md

 

Meath

What’s on: Coffee morning  for Mums, Expectant Mums, Grandparents and Partners

Where:  Monday Mammies group, Kells People Resource Centre, Old Carrick School, Lord Edward Street, Kells, Co. Meath

When: Monday 3rd October 2016 at 11am

 

What’s on: Annual Breastfeeding Party

Where:  Mum to Mum Breastfeeding Support Group & Public Health Nursing Dept

Dunboyne Health Centre, Dunboyne, Co. Meath

 

When: Monday 3rd October 2016 at 11am

 

Mayo

What’s on: Workshop with transition year students

Where: Mayo General Hospital

When: National Breastfeeding Week

 

Offaly

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Bridge House Hotel, Tullamore

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Sligo

What’s on: Coffee morning, La Leche League Sligo Guest speakers:  Pauline McLoughlin Lactation Consultant, Antoinette Mcweeney, Homeopathy: Self care & breastfeeding

Where: Radisson Blu hotel, Ballincar, Co Sligo

When: Friday 7th October 2016 at 10.30am – 12.30pm

 

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding & Collooney Breastfeeding

Where: Costa Coffee, Carraroe Retail park. Sligo

When: Saturday 1st of October.  Registration at 10:00 am for latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

What’s on: Workshop with transition year students

Where: Sligo General Hospital

When: Monday 3rd October 2016

 

What’s on: Breastfeeding Quiz at Antenatal clinic

Where: Sligo General Hospital

When: Tuesday 4th October 2016

 

What’s on: FREE HSE Breastfeeding preparation class for pregnant mothers and their partners. Booking required.

Where: Conference Room, Primary Care Centre, Barrack Street, Sligo

When: Wednesday 19th October 2016, 6pm – 8.30pm

Contact: Clare (071) 9135075

 

What’s on: North Sligo Friends of Breastfeeding Coffee morning, incl. “A sugar free baking demonstration” with Susan and Annette"

Where: Lissadell Centre, Ballinful, co Sligo

When: Wednesday 3rd October 2016 from 10.30am -12md

 

What’s on: Public Health Nurse Breastfeeding Stand

Where: Main foyer, Markievicz House, Barrack Street, Sligo

When: Monday 3rd October – Friday 7th October 2016

 

Tipperary

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Springfort meadows, Nenagh

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Westmeath

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Athlone library

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Wexford

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Upton Court Hotel, Kilmuckridge

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

 

Waterford

What’s on: Meet & greet stand provided by Maternity staff

Where: Front reception, University Hospital Waterford (UHW).

When: Monday 3rd October and Thursday 6th October 2016

 

What’s on: Meet & greet stand with Cuidiu and Maternity staff

Where: University Hospital Waterford (UHW).

When: Wednesday 4th October 2016 Refreshments served

What’s on: 7th Quintessence Breastfeeding Challenge, organised by Friends of Breastfeeding

Where: Ardkeen Library, Dunmore Road

When: Saturday 1st of October. Registration at 10:30 am Latch on at 11 am fobfchallenge@gmail.com

Last updated on: 29 / 09 / 2016