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New guidance for employers on Breastfeeding and the Workplace

As part of World Breastfeeding Week, 1 to 7 August 2023, Healthy Working Wales is launching new website guidance for employers on “Breastfeeding and the Workplace”.

Supporting breastfeeding employees can have number of benefits for employers, including: 

  • Employee wellbeing
  • Attracting and retaining talent
  • Promoting an organisation’s positive public image
  • Cost savings

The new section explains these benefits in more detail and provides employers with advice on their legal obligations and good practice in this area (including a case study).

For further information please select the following link Breastfeeding and the Workplace - Public Health Wales ( 

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