Breastfeeding is one of the best ways to form a lifelong intimate relationship with your child and has endless benefits for both mothers and their babies. Below are a list of resources for breastfeeding mothers.
La Leche League
Information to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, education and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
WIC (Women, Infants, and Children)
WIC helps families by providing nutrition education, breastfeeding support, vouchers for healthy foods and referrals to healthcare and other community services.
California Teratogen Information Service (CTIS)
The Pregnancy Health Information Line is a statewide service operated by the California Teratogen Information Service (CTIS). The service provides FREE information to pregnant and breastfeeding women about chemical and environmental exposures that may be harmful to their baby’s health.
Breastfeeding & COVID: FAQ’s
Breastfeeding mothers are already juggling the demands and challenges that come with breastfeeding and adding the coronavirus pandemic into the mix may have some mothers feeling confused or overwhelmed. infantCPR has answered some common questions about breastfeeding and COVID-19.