Katya is a UK-born New Zealander with a Finnish cultural background and a lengthy period living in Japan and Australia. Her family speak English and use NZ sign language in the home too. Katya has breastfed all three of her children, who are ages 6, 4 and new-born. Katya hopes to help other women to help themselves have a happy breastfeeding relationship with their children. Text message or phone calls welcome, but no voicemail, sorry.
Peer Supporters are not medical professionals, but are volunteers trained to provide information and support through common challenges to the normal course of breastfeeding.