Category: News

New roles! Could you help take the Hearts Milk Bank to the next level? 29 Jul 2022

The Human Milk Foundation is delighted to advertise a new role in the charity - Hub Coordinator for the Hearts [...]

A new hub launches! 14 Jan 2022

We are delighted that the Kent Donor Milk Hub is now operational! Based at Darent Valley Hospital, this innovation is [...]

New year thanks and hopes 5 Jan 2022

As we gathered today for a team meeting, it was time to reflect on an amazing year in 2021 and [...]

“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 [...]