Breastfeeding welcome here scheme | breastfedbabies

Here in Northern Ireland there are cafes, restaurants, shops and other businesses which are happy to have breastfeeding families in their premises. Some have joined a new scheme called 'Breastfeeding welcome here'. To find out where they are look out for this 'Breastfeeding welcome here' sticker in the windows of local businesses. Businesses displaying the window sticker and listed below have agreed that:

  • Breastfeeding welcome here breastfeeding is acceptable in all areas of the business premises that are open to the general public;
  • a mother who is breastfeeding in an area of the business premises open to the general public will not be asked to move to another area or to stop breastfeeding;
  • all staff members will be aware of the membership of the scheme and will be supportive to the needs of breastfeeding mums;
  • they will display the scheme window sticker and membership certificate.

Which businesses have joined the 'Breastfeeding welcome here' scheme?

This list is regularly updated as new members join the scheme. If you don’t see any businesses listed in your area at this time please call back again to this page. You can also help to recruit businesses in your area to the 'Breastfeeding welcome here' scheme, please see below for details.


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Business Street Town / Citysort descending Telephone
National Trust Tea Room, Carrick-a-Rede Carrick-a-Rede Ballintoy
028 2073 2282
Ballycastle Museum 59 Castle Street Ballycastle
Dalriada Rural Sure Start 55-57 Leyland Road Ballycastle
028 20768668
The Pantry 41A Castle Street Ballycastle
028 20769993
Shesburn Recreation Centre c/o Moyle District Council Ballycastle
028 2076 3300
Rhyme Thyme 2-4 Charles Drive Ballyclare
028 93352478
Sixmile Leisure Centre Ballynure Road Ballyclare
028 9334 1818
Ballygowan Village Hill Belfast Road Ballygowan
Blue Bird 55 Broughshane Street Ballymena
028 2565 4361
Ground Espresso Bar 32 Ballymoney Street Ballymena
028 7032 8664
Restaurant Sorrento Fairhill Centre Ballymena
028 2563 2168
Action for Children Ballymena Sure Start St Joseph's Early Years Centre Ballymena
028 2564 2883
Action for Children Ballymena Sure Start Ballykeel Unit 5 Ballykeel Business Centre Ballymena
028 2564 3555
Ground Espresso Bar 4 High Street Ballymoney
028 2766 2625
Ballymoney Library Queen Street Ballymoney
028 2766 3589