Breastfeeding Coalition of Palm Beach County

Contact Us:

Phone: 561.655.6953
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Breastfeeding
Partners with
The Children's Healing Institute
Call for Help

National Breastfeeding Helpline
1.800.994.WOMAN (9662)
Monday -Friday from 9am to 6pm

La Leche League Breastfeeding Helpline
1.877.452.5324

Breastfeeding Basics
  Support for Breastfeeding FamiliesSupport for Breastfeeding Families
Our brochure that provides a guide to getting help with breastfeeding.
Download English
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  Skin to Skin Contact for You and Your Baby Skin to Skin Contact for You and Your Baby
Learn how skin to skin contact benefits babies and mothers.
Download English or Spanish
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  Making Milk
Making Milk is Easy!

Learn 10 easy steps to make plenty of milk.
Download English or Spanish
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  Discharge instructionDischarge Instructions
What to know when you go home with your baby, including instructions on safe co-sleeping.
Download English or Spanish
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Welcome!

Our Mission

Our mission is to promote, protect and support breastfeeding through education, outreach and advocacy in our community.

Services to the community include

. An updated, online resource for professionals and families
. Support for Breastfeeding Families brochure available online and distributed in hospitals, physician offices, health clinics, birthing classes, and community events
. Publishing and distributing 4 reference sheets (updated twice/year) for Palm Beach County listing IBCLCs (International Board Certified Lactation Consultants), hospital services, classes and support available for breastfeeding families, and breast pump providers for rentals and sales. Published materials are made available online and distributed in hospitals, physician offices, health clinics and at community events.

Attend a Meeting

Monthly meetings of the Breastfeeding Coalition of Palm Beach County are held on the first Tuesday of every month at the Palm Beach County Health Department Clinic at Southwinds Drive, Lantana.

The Breastfeeding Coalition of Palm Beach County consists of a dynamic mix of volunteers and professionals who meet monthly to support and encourage breastfeeding in our community. Our monthly meetings are an opportunity to be informed on the latest research and evidence based practices, share expertise and challenges in following national guidelines, and build advocacy for breastfeeding families.

Call for directions and to confirm dates 561.655.6953

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