• We can supply donor milk anywhere in England, Wales and Ireland

    Our aim is to make donor milk available to any baby who needs it regardless of the location of their birth. We can supply donor milk via safe, cost effective, frozen transport anywhere in England, Wales and Ireland.


  • We are an NHS milk bank service supplying milk across England, Wales and Ireland

    From April 2019 to March 2020 we supplied 1550 litres of donor milk to 70 different hospitals across England, Wales and Ireland. 250 families across the UK donated 1800 litres of donor milk.



    It is really important that our donors are aware of our guidelines during the Covid-19 pandemic, please click here to find out more.

Donate Milk

We are currently unable to accept new donors due to the demand for donor milk from hospitals decreasing during Covid-19. We will update this page as soon as we’re able to recruit new donors again.

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Receive Milk

If your baby is premature or sick, your health professional may have talked to you about donor breast milk.

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Health Professionals

Donor human milk is recommended by the World Health Organisation, UNICEF and ESPGHAN for premature or vulnerable babies in circumstances where mother’s own milk is not available.

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Welcome to the Milk Bank @ Chester

We supply donor milk to over 70 hospitals across England, Wales and Ireland. If you would like to support the milk bank you can make a donation on our Just Giving Page www.justgiving.com/nwhumanmilkbank


You can find out more about us by watching this report from BBC North West Tonight from November 2018.