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“The lifeline everyone should know about” 27 Aug 2021

When Kim’s baby needed intensive care shortly after his birth, establishing a milk supply became enormously difficult. With the support [...]

Sharing our 3rd birthday joy! 2 Aug 2021

On the 3rd birthday of the HMF we look back at the extraordinary year it’s been. 3602 litres of donor [...]

Equitable access to human milk is now more vital than ever 2 Jul 2021

Our work to support mothers and babies in the UK was featured this week on Channel News Asia last week. [...]

Grateful to The Funding Network! 25 Jun 2021

Back in 2019, about 18 months after our charity launched, we won a place to present our work to The [...]

Parent information translated 25 Jun 2021

After talking with neonatal unit teams across our region last month, one of the barriers to the use of donor [...]

COVID-19 vaccination and fertility, pregnancy and breastfeeding 20 Apr 2021

If you are trying to conceive, pregnant or breastfeeding, or just have questions about any of these issues, then please [...]

NICE Guideline and Food Standards Agency Compliant, again! 29 Mar 2021

As a milk bank that supplies into the NHS to feed some of the most vulnerable babies, it is critically [...]

Helping more mums 16 Feb 2021

Last year, thanks to the support of everyone who donated to the Human Milk Foundation, we supported over 100 women [...]

Milk donation and COVID-19 vaccination 6 Jan 2021

Women in the UK are now able to receive vaccinations against SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19 after a change [...]

Snowdrop planting 12 Nov 2020

Last week, volunteers fromĀ EpsonĀ in Hemel Hempstead joined members of the Human Milk Foundation team and the Hearts Milk Bank plant [...]