Case studies of mums we have helped

Treasure Chest love to hear your stories. Here are a couple of stories from mums who have been supported by us.


Melissa's story


From a young age, I’ve been told by medical professionals that I’d struggle to breastfeed because of an inverted nipple. Having seen my sister breastfeed her two daughters and knowing my late mother breastfed all three of her girls, I was determined I’d do the same. When I found out I was pregnant in February 2010, I began to research the local support available. I discovered Treasure Chest ... read Melissa's full story


Becky's story


I always knew I was going to breastfeed. I saw breastfeeding going on around me from an early age, so it seemed the natural, normal thing to do. However, I found feeding my daughter a real challenge. I had help from peer supporters ... read Becky's full story



Katherine's story


When I was pregnant with my first child, someone asked me if I was going to breastfeed my baby. Until that moment I hadn’t realised that for me, it wasn’t even a question; that was how it was going to be. Perhaps I was lucky ... read Katherine's full story