Community Breastfeeding Service

Kia Wana – Lakes DHB Community Breastfeeding Service 










Kia Wana offers specialist breastfeeding services from qualified lactation consultants (IBCLC).

We can provide one-to-one breastfeeding support for all women and babies in the Lakes DHB area (Rotorua, Taupo, Turangi and surrounding areas). 

What do we provide?

- Breastfeeding clinics
- Home visits if required
- Phone and text support
- Weekly drop-in clinics
- Resources – we aim to provide any equipment needed to continue breastfeeding
- Other services such as support to stop smoking and safe sleep advice

Anyone at any age can use our service – talk to your midwife or Well Child nurse for a referral, or simply phone 0800 LakesBaby (0800 525 372)