Congratulations, you are going to be a grandparent. Naturally, you want the very best for your new grandchild and want to pass on advice and the benefit of your experience. Many new mothers decide to breastfeed, and you may want to learn more yourself about breastfeeding.
Grandparents have a very important part to play in helping with the new baby:
Find out more information about supporting your family with breastfeeding.
If you have any concerns about baby’s breastfeeding, rather than suggesting a baby is given formula milk, encourage the new parents to ask a midwife or health visitor for help or seek support from trained Breastfeeding Peer Supporter.