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UNICEF Baby Friendly

DCHS are committed to supporting mothers to breastfeed and for them to sustain that choice. We are guided by the principles of UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative and in February 2014, along with Derbyshire County Council Children's Centres, we were awarded full Baby Friendly accreditation. This means that across Derbyshire, breastfeeding is supported and protected. More...

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If you would like to chat to someone about breastfeeding, whether it’s about specific issues or you just want to chat with someone who knows what you’re going through there are loads of people you can chat to. More...

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