For Professionals

Academic and Professional Papers

This section is a library of academic, governmental, and organizational resources, including links to tool kits, position papers, databases, websites, and more.

Breastfeeding Reports and Status Updates

Reports by local and federal government agencies on breastfeeding practices, as well as reports on breastfeeding support services

Outside Resource Centers

This section contains links to several well-known breastfeeding resource centers that are not affiliated with the Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles

Regional Hospital Breastfeeding Consortium (RHBC) Resources

This initiative brings hospital staff, breastfeeding experts, and public health leaders together to discuss ways to improve hospital breastfeeding policies and practices

Resources for Your Patients

Please visit our resources section for parents for lactation education materials for your patients

Resources for Hospital Quality Improvement

This section has breastfeeding QI toolkits for hospitals, information about becoming a “Baby Friendly Hospital,” and other resources for hospitals seeking to increase breastfeeding rates

Training Tools, Clinical Guidelines, and Professional Education

Look here for training materials regarding lactation, clinical guidelines, and education modules