Mommy and me: Breastfeeding support group

Wynnewood 2:00 PM ET To 3:00 PM ET
Aug 19 2019

Come join us for an opportunity to speak with other breastfeeding mothers, share your breastfeeding experiences, and check your baby's weight. At no cost to you, our internationally board-certified Lactation Consultants can provide personalized support and care including information about:

  • Basic breastfeeding
  • Positioning and latching the baby at the breast
  • Dealing with breastfeeding difficulties that may arise
  • Breastfeeding twins or triplets
  • Breastfeeding a premature or special needs baby
  • Breastfeeding even when medical issues arise with mom or baby
  • Continuing to breastfeed after going back to work or school

Allison Garfinkel RN IBCLC, Rebecca Walker RN IBCLC, Sue Bechhold RN IBCLC and Amy Hnetinka RN IBCLC will be leading this group and a scale is provided to weigh babies.

There is no charge for the group and no reservations are necessary. Feel free to bring a beverage and a snack. Breastfeeding babies and their siblings are welcome. Please note, support groups do not meet on holidays. Call 1.866.CALL.MLH (225.5654) for weather cancellations, meeting dates, room locations or directions to the group meetings.

Note to newcomers: Please call ahead to confirm the meeting is occurring as scheduled.

This event is held in the McLean Conference Room, G26, of the Annenberg Conference Center. To get to McLean Conference Room: Park in "A" garage and take the garage elevators to the first floor. When you exit the elevators go outside and turn left to enter the Annenberg Conference Center Building. Take elevators inside the Annneberg Center to Ground Floor. Turn left, left again, and then left again (past restrooms). The McLean Conference Room will be at the end of the hall on the left side, #G26.

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