Breastfeeding and Back To Work

Under Section 9 of the Maternity Protection (Amendment) Act 2004 certain women in employment who are breastfeeding are entitled to take time off work each day in order to breastfeed. The provision applies to all women in employment who have given birth within the previous 6 months (26 weeks).

Breastfeeding at Work and the law Ireland

Breastfeeding and Work HSE discusses the practicalities of breastfeeding and returning to work

An Article from the Dr. Sears Website about tips for mothers returning to the workplace while breastfeeding 20 Tips for Breastfeeding at Work

A Kellymom article on childcare and the breastfed baby Childcare and the Breastfed baby