Eastern Ontario

Health Connect Ontario 24/7- Lactation Consultant

811 or TTY 1 866 797-0007

Eastern Ontario Health Unit

Speak to a Public Health Nurse: 1 800 267-7120
Watch Me Grow Drop In
Breastfeeding Information

La Leche League Eastern Ontario

Winchester-Kemptville Email Support: lllcwinchester@hotmail.com
La Leche League Winchester-Kemptville Facebook page
Rockland Email Support:  laliguelaleche@gmail.com
La Leche League Canada
Telephone support for everyone:  613-238-5919
Please connect with leader for meeting dates

Eastern Ontario Hospitals

Cornwall Community Hospital: 613-938-4240 (2251)
Hawkesbury General Hospital: 613-632-1111 (52001)
Winchester District Memorial Hospital: 613-774-2422 (6862)

Adria MacMartin, IBCLC*- Kemptville/Brockville & surroundings

Lactation Consultant:  613-867-5175

Alex Searle, RN, IBLCL*- Cornwall &SDG

Lactation consultant:  613-362-2781

Angela Leblanc, RN, IBCLC*- Alexandria & surroundings

Lactation Consultant:  613-551-4224

Carol Branchaud, RN, IBCLC*- Cornwall

Lactation Consultant: 613-360-2197

Catherine Gosselin, IBCLC*- Rockland

Lactation Consultant:  613-688-5967

Diane Lagacé, RN, IBCLC*-Russell

Lactation Consultant: 613-620-7227

Breast Pump Rentals

Breast pumps are available for short term loan free of charge for families of the Centre de Santé Communautaire de l'Estrie.  Contact your local centre for availability.

Breast pumps are available for rent through some lactation consultants, at some pharmacies and medical supply store.  Please contact with your local pharmacy.



Midwives provide primary care to families already under their care for up to 6 weeks after birth. They are a good source of breastfeeding information and support. Their services are covered by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. 

East Ottawa Midwives

2575 Innes Road, Ottawa, Ontario
Families can visit their website for additionnal resources.

Gentle Beginnings Midwifery

30 Thirteenth Street East, Cornwall, Ontario
530 Fred Strett, Unit AA, Winchester, Ontario
1011 Notre Dame, Embrun, Ontario
Families can visit their website for additional resources.

Breastfeeding Resources

Online Breastfeeding Information

From how to breastfeed to coping with breastfeeding challenges, here are a few resources that can provide you helpful information and advice on breastfeeding:
My Breastfeeding Guide
Breastfeeding Ressources
From Tiny Tot to Toddler

Medications & Breastfeeding

Contact Infant Risk or your pharmacist for information on medication and breastfeeding.
Infant Risk:  1 806 352-2519

Monarch Centre- Ottawa

Families needing breastfeeding support and/or follow up care can can access the Monarch Centre.  A referral by a health care provider is a required.
Families can find a lactation consultant in the Ottawa area for breastfeeding support and/or rent/purchase a breastpump by visiting: Ottawa Breasteeds or Lactation Care.

International Breastfeeding Centre-Jack Newman

The Newman Breastfeeding Clinic provides reliable and well-researched information and videos on their website.

*Service not covered by Health Card*

Ontario Early Years Centres, EOHU, lynelacroixibclc.com, Centre de santé communautaire de l'Estrie, La Leche League Cananda, Maternity Essentials, Healthy Babies Healthy Children, Gentle Beginnings Midwifery

If you require this information in an alternate format, or to obtain a copy of our Accessible Client Services policy, call 1 800 267-7120 and press 0.