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Breast Feeding Resources

Philly Loves Breastfeeding Site and Resources

Check out this great site from Dept. of Public Health Great resources for families including help lines and healthcare providers. Hotline for breastfeeding questions call 1-800-994-9662

Pacify- FREE Lactation Consulting App for Philly Families

A FREE mobile app that provides on-demand access to lactation specialists right from your smartphone.  Get the app “Pacify” in the Apple Store or Google Play.
Enter the enrollment code PHILLY at signup for FREE 24/7 access. Bilingual Info here


Phila Dept of Health Breast Feeding Promotion Division

The Philadelphia Department of Public Health is involved in breastfeeding promotion in many ways including publishing their annual Philadelphia Breastfeeding Resource Handbook. Click here for breastfeeding plans.
Call 215-685-5237 for help.
2020 Breast Feeding Resource Directory

PA Department of Health Breastfeeding Handouts

Click here for great handouts in English and Spanish

PA Resource List for Lactation Consultants

Please click here for comprehensive list

WIC Breastfeeding Resources

If you get WIC and have breastfeeding questions call 800-367-6347 for help


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.

Nursing Mothers Advisory Council

The Nursing Mothers Advisory Council is a volunteer organization that offers free support and counseling for breastfeeding mothers. NMAC is comprised of trained volunteer women who have breastfed their children and who wish to help others breastfeed. Learn more at

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. 215-886-2433.

Health Partners 24 Hour Breast Feeding Support Line

For Health Partners patients. 24 hour breastfeeding hotline. Call 215-307-6791 for issues/questions with breastfeeding.

La Leche League

Information, and support for nursing families- 610-666-0359
En Espanol

KellyMom Breastfeeding info

Dozens of videos and handouts for all breast feeding questions/issues. Click

Benefits of Breastfeeding

Click below for Listing of the Benefits of breast feeding as well as local resources for breast feeding families.
Click Here for Benefits and Resources

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