Home-Start Oldham, Stockport & Tameside (HOST)

Support and Friendship For Families

Infant Feeding Support

Home-Start HOST offer infant feeding peer support to every breastfeeding mum in Tameside and Oldham.

What we provide

  • Antenatal support in groups
  • Bedside support at Tameside General Hospital
  • Partnership working with midwives and health professionals to provide a seamless pathway of care
  • Events to help raise awareness of breastfeeding
  • Volunteer programme including training of new volunteers
  • Working closely with volunteers to help run Infant Feeding groups in local Children’s Centres

Dates of breastfeeding support groups can be found here, or follow us for info & tips on Facebook or Twitter.

Come join us!


Out of hours Duty Phone  8am -9pm 07802883947

Denise Farrow, Infant Feeding Service Manager 07836 269210

Alison Page, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07803 699356

Carole Summersgill, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07803 699360

Shruti Arora, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07972790232

Marie Armitt, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07802883947

Virginia Blakeley, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07753 229027

Kate Gray, Infant Feeding Peer Supporter 07910 974355

Lindsey Coffey, Infant Feeding Peer Support 07802884803

Amy Danson-Green, Infant Feeding Peer Support 07802883942

Lucianne Qoshi, Infant Feeding Peer Support 07972790104

Paula Thompson-Lloyd, Infant Feeding Peer Support 07711410088