Eligibility

  • Low-income pregnant and post-partum women
  • No insurance needed
  • Open to walk-ins
  • Services provided onsite and in the home
  • Breastfeeding education and information to pregnant clients (individual and group sessions)
  • Community Outreach
  • Practical advice and encouragement to breastfeeding mothers on-site and by telephone
  • Clients will learn positioning techniques, recommendations for increasing or decreasing the breast milk supply, manual expression of breast milk, how to safely collect and store breast milk.
    • Why breastfeeding is important: Every woman’s journey to motherhood is different, but one of the first decisions a new mom makes is how to feed her child. When you choose to breastfeed, you make an investment in your baby’s future. Breastfeeding you to make the food that is perfect for your baby. Your milk gives your baby the healthy start that will last a lifetime. Breastfeeding reduces child mortality and has health benefits for both baby and mom that last a lifetime!