Benefits and Importance of breastfeeding


A discussion and decision-making activity for parents-to-be to explore benefits of nursing for parents, babies, the community and the environment.


Benefits and importance of breastfeeding activity is an activity for parents-to-be to explore benefits and importance of breastfeeding/chestfeeding/nursing for

  • the mother/parent
  • the baby or babies
  • the community
  • the environment

Picture prompts to aid the activity are included in this set. Many parents are unaware of some benefits of breastfeeding for themselves, their babies, the community and the environment. This is a brilliant activity to explore these in a memorable and interactive way.

After participating in this activity, the participants will be able to name and describe some benefits of nursing their baby or babies.

This is a digital product. It is printable on standard A4 paper. No need to set up anything or change any settings. Just download, open and print!

The activity includes (printable pdf file – A4):

  • Header cards x 4
  • ‘Solution’ cards x 4
  • Picture prompts cards x 4
  • Alternative wording header cards x 11 (nursing, chestfeeding, parent)
  • List of references
  • 1 x instructions


This activity is included in the following bundles

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