Stay a member of the ABA family by renewing your membership today
Many mothers have a break when they are not breastfeeding but may be intending to have another child in the future. Even if you are not breastfeeding for a while you can continue to get support in general parenting from information in Essence magazine, our member eNewsletter and mother-to-mother at ABA group get-togethers.
You can also help balance the family budget with My Savings, where families can save as much as $1500 a year or more on every day items such as groceries, fuel and clothing. It is very easy for families to cover the $65 cost of membership quickly by using My Savings, making the cost of renewal well worth the investment! You can learn more about My Savings here.
By renewing your membership, you are also continuing to support ABA’s work. Our organisation cannot continue to provide its services without the financial support which your membership provides.
You must be logged in to renew your membership. If you are already logged in you will see a grey box on the right hand side of the screen with your login details. If you cannot see that box please Log In here. If you have not logged in before, you will find instructions on the login page. Once logged in, you will be provided with links to direct you back to the renewal page.
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Renew your Individual membership and you will continue to receive these valuable benefits
|Keep informed with Essence magazine – Share in the stories of other mums and gain up-to-date information on a range of breastfeeding and early parenting topics with our member magazine Essence. Published every 3 months, it's packed with practical tips that help you overcome those day-to-day challenges. Please note: If your membership lapsed more than 2 months ago you will receive Essence as a digital publication.|
|Get the answers with email counselling- Have your questions answered with exclusive members-only email counselling from our trained breastfeeding counsellors, as well as our publicly available 24-hour Breastfeeding Helpline|
|Stay up-to-date with our member eNewsletter – The latest news, information and special offers from the Australian Breastfeeding Association emailed directly to you every month. Read about current activities and be connected to resources to support you in your breastfeeding and parenting journey.|
|Save hundreds on everyday items with My Savings - It can be challenging balancing the budget with a young family. With My Savings you can save where it counts - on items like food, groceries and fuel that you buy every week (as well as things like gifts, travel and movie tickets). With discounts from many retailers such as Woolworths, Coles and Big W, the average family can save as much as $1,500 or more a year. Read member stories about using My Savings or read our My Savings FAQs|
|Half price breast pump hire - Members save 50% when they hire a breast pump through their local group. Whatever your reason for needing a breast pump, a trained breast pump hiring officer can support you in getting the most out of expressing.|
|Be connected and supported – You don’t have to do it alone! Meet new friends and have your questions answered at local get-togethers run by trained volunteer breastfeeding counsellors or educators. Whether you are fully breastfeeding, partially breastfeeding, expressing or bottle-feeding, it's great to chat to other mums and get those hints and tips that only other mums know! You will be given the contact details of your closest group in your Member Welcome Pack, or you can find your closest group here|
|Join the ABA family – As a not-for-profit organisation, the Australian Breastfeeding Association is funded primarily by membership. Your membership enables us to continue our services in supporting and educating parents, health professionals and the community about breastfeeding.|