LCGB is affiliated to the International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA), the global association for health care workers who specialise in breastfeeding.
ILCA is a founding and participating member of the World Alliance for Breastfeeding (WABA), and has NGO status with WHO and United Nations organizations such as UNICEF. For information on ILCA, visit: www.ilca.org
As far as LCGB is aware, these breastfeeding educational events are free from commercial sponsorship by companies associated with the baby feeding industry as stipulated in the WHO International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes. www.who.int/child_adolescent_health/documents/9421594292/en
To include a breastfeeding conference, seminar or other educational events on this page, email Lynn Timms: firstname.lastname@example.org
Find your nearest Lactation Consultant and also private LC here. Page also includes Lactation Consultants who divide tongue-ties as part of the NHS and also as part of their private LC practice.
As of 31st December 2012 the LCGB is no longer providing the directory of Tongue-tie Practitioners - for more
regarding tongue-tie dividers information please visit the Association of Tongue-tie Practitioners website at www.tongue-tie.org.uk
For World Breastfeeding Week 1 - 7 August, our LCGB Secretary, Sally Etheridge, is attempting a 500 mile Cycle Challenge to raise
funds for breastfeeding please click here to sponsor Sally and further promote breastfeeding.
Special insurance rate for LCGB members
Please visit the members area for more details on this offer.
Highlights from the June LCGB meeting
Please visit the members area page for the highlights of our recent LCGB meeting held on 18th June 2014 members area page.
Minutes from the March Annual General Meeting (2013). The 2013 minutes were approved in our March 2014 meeting and are now available for viewing in the members area
LCGB 2012 and 2013 AGM
The main points of the 2013 AGM are available in the members area including a number of relevant issues regarding committee
officers. Please take time to read this. The complete minutes will be avaialble after they have been ratified in 2014.
The minutes from the LCGB 2012 AGM have been ratified and are available for viewing via the Members Area.