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Breast Feeding Resources

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Breast Feeding Library

Click below for info on breast feeding your infant.
www.ameda.com/breastfeeding

Benefits of Breastfeeding

Click here for Benefits of Breastfeeding

Phila Dept of Health Breast Feeding Promotion Division

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is involved in breastfeeding promotion in many ways including publishing thier annual Philadelphia Breastfeeding Resource Handbook.
www.phila.gov/health/mcfh/BreastfeedingPromotion.html
Click here for breastfeeding plans in multiple languages
Philadelphia Breast Feeding Directory

Nursing Mother’s Advisory Council

Peer help with nursing. Call 8am-11pm. 215-572-8044.
www.nursingmoms.net

Breast Feeding Resource Center

This is a Nonprofit center staffed by Board Certified Lactation Consultants to address breastfeeding problems. Appts. necessary, sliding scale used to determine payment. 1355 Old York Road, Suite 101. 215-886-2433.
www.breastfeedingresourcecenter.org

WIC Breastfeeding Program

WIC knows that breast feeding is one of the best things you can do for your baby. Call 1-800-743-3300 for information on braest feeding or breast milk.
http://www.northwic.org/

Maternity Care Coalition Breastfeeding and Community Doula Program

Free breastfeeding support and community doula (labor support) services for women and families. Doulas provide culturally-connected support to women and families during pregnancy, labor, childbirth and the weeks after birth. Breastfeeding support is provided by Certified Lactation Counselors (CLCs). Services available in English and Spanish. 215-386-3804.
maternitycarecoalition.org/breastfeeding