Breastfeeding Matters – An Important Guide to Breastfeeding for Women and their Families

Guide in English for new and future parents with information to support informed decision-making regarding breastfeeding, important things to know about breastfeeding, FAQs and where to get help (2021).


This is for high resolution files only. The other versions of this resource are free.


The revised version is aligned with current evidence and any recently revised Breastfeeding Protocols.

This guide is also available in French (2021) and in 16 other languages (2016).

Also available in French, Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, Farsi, Gujarati, Hindi, Korean, Punjabi, Russian, Serbian, Somali, Spanish, Tagalog, Tamil, Urdu and Vietnamese.


4 Fact Sheets are also available (2020):

Blocked Ducts (also in French)

Breast Infection – Mastitis (also in French)

Expressing and Storing Breastmilk (also in French)

Thrush (also in French)