baby helplines

Baby Friendly Hospitals

The Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) seeks to promote and support breastfeeding for the well-being of all mothers and babies.

View the list of Baby Friendly Hospitals in Singapore here.

Polyclinics

Polyclinics provide primary healthcare services to the community. They play an integral role in promoting a healthy lifestyle within the community and empowering families with the knowledge of common health issues, care and treatment options.

Singhealth Polyclinics

Contact the individual polyclinics listed on the website:
https://polyclinic.singhealth.com.sg/

National Healthcare Group (NHG) Polyclinics

Contact the individual polyclinics listed on the website:
https://www.nhgp.com.sg/

National University Polyclinics

Contact the individual polyclinics listed on the website:
https://www.nhgp.com.sg/

Breastfeeding Resources

Breastfeeding Mothers’ Support Group (Singapore)

Helpline: ​​6339 3558
​Email: ​contact@breastfeeding.org.sg
​Website: www.​breastfeeding.org.sg​

​Joyful Parenting and Breastfeeding

Helpline: ​​6488 0286

Association for Breastfeeding Advocacy Singapore (ABAS)

Email: ​​abas.sec@gmail.com​
​Website: ​www.abas.org.sg​

Community Services​

Counselling and Care Centre

Helpline: ​​6536 6366
​Website: www.counsel.org.sg​

Family Service Centre

Find your nearest Family Service Centre: https://www.msf.gov.sg/dfcs/familyservice/default.aspx

Other Helplines

Association of Women for Action & Research (AWARE)

Hotline: 1800 777 5555
​Website: ​www.aware.org.sg

ComCare

Hotline: 1800 222 0000

Institute of Mental Health

Hotline: 6389 2200
​Website: ​www.imh.com.sg

Samaritans of Singapore​

Hotline: 1800 221 4444 (24 hours)
​Website:​www.samaritans.org.sg​

ParentLine (For parents with parenting and child care issues)​

Hotline: ​6289 8811

​Baby Bonus Scheme

For queries relating to the Baby Bonus Scheme, visit www.babybonus.msf.gov.sg​.​  

Child Care Services

For one-stop portal to child care information and services, visit https://www.ecda.gov.sg​.​ ​​

Health Promotion Board

Healthline

​​For more information or advice on general health issues, call HealthLine at 1800 223 1313* to speak to the experienced Nurse Advisers. 

Quitline

For advice on how to quit smoking or how to help someone quit, call QuitLine at 1800 438 2000* to speak to the Quit consultants.

*Operating hours
Monday to Friday: 8.30am to 5.00pm
Saturday: 8.30am to 1.00pm​

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