LCGB is the professional association for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants in the UK, a professional voice for breastfeeding. LCGB promotes the work of IBCLC Lactation Consultants, and ensures mothers receive the help they need to breastfeed. LCGB also provides networking and learning opportunities for its members, including running an annual conference. LCGB have representatives that advise and consult on all kinds of strategic matters related to infant feeding in the UK.
Members of the LCGB include midwives, health visitors, dieticians, GP, pediatricians, infant feeding leads, peer support co-coordinators, NHS and public health project leads, academic researchers, peer supporters and members from every voluntary sector network, as well as private practice lactation consultants.
LCGB is a not-for-profit organisation, formed in 1994.
Membership of LCGB has been steadily climbing in recent years. We welcome members and associate members from a wide variety of backgrounds. Link to membership page