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Breastfeed LA Resource Directory

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  • California Department of Public Health

    New In-Hospital Breastfeeding Data has been released!!

    Read more here!

Research

LA Convention Center – Breastfeeding Friendly!

BreastfeedLA is thrilled to share the amazing news that the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) is Breastfeeding Friendly!  We spoke to Carisa Malanum, CMP, Vice President... Read More

  • Advocacy

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    Read the 2014 LA County Breastfeeding Summit Report Here

Breastfeeding School Report and Laws for School Districts

The ACLU of Southern California (ACLU SoCal), BreastfeedLA (The Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles) and the California Women’s Law Center released a report... Read more

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  • Fundraiser Event

    Join us for Wine on the Green benefiting BreastfeedLA at Malibu Family Wines Tasting Room, June 26, 2016.

  • Job Corner

    Looking for a new job?  Looking for a lactation professional?  Check out the BreastfeedLA Job Corner.

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Upcoming Events

Jun
2
Thu
RHBC North @ San Fernando Valley Family Support Center
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
FREE Breastfeeding Support Group in Huntington Beach @ Integrated Birth
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Click here for more information

A supportive, non-judgmental group for moms who are breastfeeding (exclusive or mixed or pumping) or want to learn about breastfeeding. Each group will be hosted by a highly qualified lactation professional. Babies are of course welcome! Come and meet other moms, network, and receive support.

Jun
4
Sat
Mothers Talking
Jun 4 @ 10:00 am

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Announcing a new mothers’ support group! Beginning on Saturdays from June 4 at 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Designed to give mothers and their babies space to come gather with other mothers and talk about the feelings that come with motherhood, what it means, and how it changes our lives and ourselves.

Jun
9
Thu
2016 Health Care Provider Wellness Conference @ Cape Rey Carlsbad
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day
BreastfeedLA Steering Committee Meeting @ SLAHP
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

4th floor conference room

FREE Breastfeeding Support Group in Huntington Beach @ Integrated Birth
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Click here for more information

A supportive, non-judgmental group for moms who are breastfeeding (exclusive or mixed or pumping) or want to learn about breastfeeding. Each group will be hosted by a highly qualified lactation professional. Babies are of course welcome! Come and meet other moms, network, and receive support.

Jun
11
Sat
Mothers Talking
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am

Click here for more information

Announcing a new mothers’ support group! Beginning on Saturdays from June 4 at 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Designed to give mothers and their babies space to come gather with other mothers and talk about the feelings that come with motherhood, what it means, and how it changes our lives and ourselves.

Jun
14
Tue
RHBC South @ TBD
Jun 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Jun
16
Thu
Orange County Breastfeeding Coalition Conference @ The Public Health Training Center
Jun 16 all-day

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Most Requested Topics: 2016

Survey Results Show This Is What You Want to Know

Thursday, June 16, 2016
8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

at The Public Health Training Center
1725 W.17th Street
Building 1729 E
Santa Ana, CA 92706

Featured Speakers and Topics

Melanie Silverman, MS, RD, IBCLC
Chief Clinical Officer, Pacify
Starting Solid Foods and Preventing Picky Eating…What Every Lactation Professional Must Know

Laura Glynn, PhD
Professor and Chair, Department of Psychology,
Chapman University
Maternal and Child Health in the Perinatal Period:
The Influences of Lactation, Milk Hormones and Post Partum Depression

Reka Morvay, MA, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant, BreastfeedLA, Inland Empire Breastfeeding Coalition
Breastfeeding Research Round Up

FREE Breastfeeding Support Group in Huntington Beach @ Integrated Birth
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Click here for more information

A supportive, non-judgmental group for moms who are breastfeeding (exclusive or mixed or pumping) or want to learn about breastfeeding. Each group will be hosted by a highly qualified lactation professional. Babies are of course welcome! Come and meet other moms, network, and receive support.

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