Breastfeed with Confidence: From the Beginning
This two hour course focuses on the simple steps you can take to ensure that you and your baby establish a great breastfeeding relationship from the beginning. You will learn ways to avoid common stumbling blocks and have all of your concerns and questions addressed. You will feel ready to embrace your baby and learn together how to connect, communicate, latch, feel content that you are both doing well. You will define your goals for this breastfeeding relationship and increase your awareness of support that is available.
Dates: Sept. 30 (3-5 pm)
Dec. 30 (3-5 pm)
Breastfeed with Confidence: Weigh In and Connect with Others
This informal gathering is a chance to share a cup of tea, try a “lactation cookie” and check your baby’s weight to affirm that breastfeeding is going great. If it’s not, we’ll make a plan for next steps.
Breastfeed with Confidence: Pump It: strategies for going back to work/school
This ninety minute course will focus on preparing you for maintaining your breastfeeding relationship with your baby when you return to work. You’ll feel confident that you know how to make the transition back to work smoothly. You’ll know all the tips and tricks to store milk, maintain your supply, pump efficiently. Bring your questions and get them answered. If you have a pump, bring it and learn how to use it. Don’t have one? Learn about your options.
Dates: Aug. 26
Breastfeed with Confidence: For Professionals
This four hour interactive session is ideal for doulas, labor nurses, perinatal home visitors, childbirth educators, peer counselors and others looking to add effective tools and knowledge to their skill set for supporting families on their breastfeeding journey.
Dates: August 26 or November 18