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Simultaneous Islandwide Breastfeeding Event
October 8, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
As part of World Breastfeeding Week, the Cypriot Breastfeeding Association of Breastfeeding “Gift of Life” is holding for the 10th year the Simultaneous Breastfeeding event all over Cyprus on Saturday, October 8, 2016. The goal is to raise awareness about breastfeeding.
This years international breastfeeding week’s theme is:
Breastfeeding: A key to Sustainable Development
Registration for participation will start at 10: 00p.m. while Simultaneous Breastfeeding will be at exactly 11: 00 a.m Cyprus time at all designated centers and maternity hospitals public and private.
The event is under the auspices of the Minister of Health and the National Committee on Breastfeeding Cyprus.
There will be kids activities for older siblings during the event as well as snacks and drinks from the sponsors.
• Nicosia – Filoxenia Conference Centre (99365414)
• Limassol – Ajax Hotel (99604050)
• Larnaca – Med Schools Larnaca (96649737) (Med Preschools new premisses are behind Carrefour, former Mavromatis)
• Paphos – Evangelismos Hospital (26848000)
• Paralimni Town Hall (99571343)
Birth Forward will be present in Nicosia, Larnaca and Limassol to assist you with any questions around preconception, pregnancy, birth and early years of parenting.
In Larnaca our nutritionist Barbara Karafokas will be speaking about “Eating Right During Breastfeeding”, Birth and Baby Doula Erin Whitlock will introduce the pregnancy and parenting support group MotherNatal and Regina from Blooming Baby will offer a trial workshop and any advise on baby development.