Equitable access to human milk is now more vital than ever
Our work to support mothers and babies in the UK was featured this week on Channel News Asia last week. An estimated 60 million households across Asia and Oceania heard about the need for skilled support and access to donor milk as a bridge to breastfeeding, and the pressures caused by the pandemic.
Click on the link to hear from a mum about the impact of receiving support from the Hearts Milk Bank, the milk bank team, and the viewpoint of the WHO’s Dr Lawrence Grummer-Strawn on the essential nature of non-profit milk banks globally.
2021 will be an exciting year as news spreads further about the potential for milk banks to make a fundamental difference to this critical aspect of public health. Please get in touch if you’d like to come on this adventure with us and help us to support every family that could benefit.