Free / Funded Services

Waitaha Primary Health Baby Feeding Service

Consultations at home, at a mutually agreed venue or at breastfeeding group clinics
Referrals from Midwives, La Leche League, Tamariki Ora Well Child Services, GPs,  practice nurses or other health providers is necessary
Contact (03) 357 4970 or 0800 800 743 (ext 213) for enquiries and/or referral forms
Form is available here and can be submitted online

St Georges Maternity Breastfeeding Clinic

Clinics Monday and Thursday
For those who have been in St Georges for labour and/or birth or postnatal care
Appt only: (03) 375 6337

Plunket Online Lactation Consultant Service

A service offering digital appointments with a qualified lactation consultant.
Referrals to be made through Plunketline – 0800 933 922
Available throughout Aotearoa, wherever there is a reliable internet connection.


Dr Alexia Chisolm – GP and IBCLC

Merivale Medical Practice – 236 Papanui Road
Ph: (03) 355 7262  Fax: (03) 355 8889
Website here

Julia Daly – IBCLC

Contact Julia 022 060 6657