These are some of our favorite links for Breastfeeding. Many of these
sites have many more links to worthwhile sites.
Lactation Consultant Resources and Organizations
Organizations Supporting and Promoting Breastfeeding
Physician Organizations and Policy Statements
Breastfeeding Task Forces
Breastfeeding Task Force
of greater Los Angeles www.breastfeedingtaskforla.org
Extensive task force site with lots of great resources and links.
Massachusetts Breastfeeding Coalition
Monmouth / Ocean Breastfeeding
Resources and Organizations
Bright Future Lactation Resource Centre
Supporting the People Who Support Breastfeeding
International Board of Lactation Consultant
The (IBLCE) is a non-profit organization that was established to develop
and administer the certification examination for lactation consultants.
International Lactation Consultant Association
Advancing the profession of lactation consulting worldwide through leadership,
advocacy, professional development and research.
and Promoting Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding - Best For
Baby. Best For Mom. www.4woman.gov/breastfeeding
Department of Human Services Site
- Encouraging the Best for Low Income Women www.4woman.gov/editor/aug03/aug03.htm
La Leche League International
La Leche League of New Jersey
The National Alliance of
Breastfeeding Advocacy www.naba-breastfeeding.org
ProMoM Inc. www.promom.org
Promotion of Mother's Milk, Inc. (ProMoM) is a nonprofit organization
dedicated to increasing public awareness and public acceptance of breastfeeding.
United States Breastfeeding
The USBC is a collaborative partnership of organizations. The mission
of the committee is to protect, promote and support breastfeeding in the
World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
and Policy Statements
The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
The Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine is a worldwide organization of physicians
dedicated to the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding and
American Academy of Family Physicians'
Policy Statement on Breastfeeding www.aafp.org/x6633.xml
Academy of Pediatrics Policy Statement on Breastfeeding www.aappolicy.aappublications.org
Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative
The Initiative recognizes hospitals and birth centers that have taken
steps to provide an optimal environment for the promotion, protection
and support of breastfeeding.
Baby Milk Action www.babymilkaction.org
Baby Milk Action is a nonprofit organization which works within a global
network to strengthen independent, transparent and effective controls
on the marketing of the baby feeding industry.
Human Milk Banking Association of North
The International Society for Research
in Human Milk and Lactation www.isrhml.org
Natural Resources Defense Council
Chemical Pollution and Mother's Milk
of Michigan Work/Life Resource Center www.umich.edu/~hraa/worklife/lactation/index.htm
Information for employers who want to create a breastfeeding freindly