Get help with breastfeeding

Parenting in Ottawa Drop-ins and Breastfeeding Support Drop-Ins
Ottawa Public Health Information Line

Parenting in Ottawa Drop-ins and Breastfeeding Support Drop-ins 

Free breastfeeding and well baby support in your community.

Ottawa Public Health Information Line

The Ottawa Public Health Information Line (OPHIL) offers free confidential information and advice on breastfeeding and caring for your infant.  You will have access to Public Health Nurses Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm.  The nurses can help by providing information on how to improve

  • Latch
  • Positioning
  • Assessing if your baby is getting enough to drink
  • Engorgement
  • Much more

The nurses will be able to link you to other services such as Healthy Babies Healthy Children program and other breastfeeding support groups found in the community – call 613-580-6744.