Find breastfeeding support

Community health nurses at the Whitehorse Health Centre can offer:

Breastfeeding support group

A weekly breastfeeding drop-in support group is held every Monday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

No appointment is necessary.

You can talk with a nurse about your breastfeeding or feeding concerns. They can answer any questions that you may have.

On-call nurse

You can drop-in to see the on-call nurse daily from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Public health nurses can help you with any breastfeeding or feeding concerns.

Are you having trouble breastfeeding?

  1. Meet with the on-call public health nurse to talk about your challenges.
  2. The nurse will support you through your challenges.
  3. The nurse can book an appointment with a lactation consultant.

For questions about breastfeeding phone 867-667-8865, or toll-free in Yukon 1-800-661-0408, extension 8865.