Do you have breastfeeding/chestfeeding questions? Access available support and resources.

Virtual Care

Virtual Care allows you to connect with a health professional.

You can call 1-800-314-0999 or use our web chat from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. seven days a week. 

Breastfeeding/chestfeeding support

Our public health nurses offer breastfeeding support to all moms. For newborns up to six weeks old, support is available seven days a week.

Call your local public health unit.

Baby's Best Chance: Parents' Handbook of Pregnancy and Baby Care

Download a reference guide to help new parents from pregnancy, through birth, and in the parenting of a baby up to six months of age.

Download now.

HealthyFamiliesBC

HealthyFamiliesBC is the Province's health promotion plan to encourage British Columbians to make healthier choices.

  • Breastfeeding video series
    Find useful tips and easy steps to help ensure your baby gets enough nutrition during the first few weeks of life.
  • Breastfeeding Buddy Tool
    Tools, tips and videos on breastfeeding. Keep track of your breastfeeding, sleep schedules and diaper changes.

HeallthLinkBC

HealthLinkBC provides reliable non-emergency health information and advice in British Columbia. 

La Leche League Canada

Access virtual breastfeeding support from a La Leche League Canada peer-to-peer volunteer in your community. 

Peel Public Health in Ontario

These video resources are from the Peel Public Health in Ontario and are available in multiple languages. 

Other resources