Resources — Breastfeeding

La Leche League International
An organization whose goal is to to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.

Got Mom
A site created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives to provide breastfeeding information and resources for mothers and families.

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is a global network of individuals & organisations concerned with the protection, promotion & support of breastfeeding worldwide. WABA action is based on the Innocenti Declaration, the Ten Links for Nurturing the Future and the Global Strategy for Infant & Young Child Feeding. WABA is in consultative status with UNICEF & an NGO in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC).

Site provides evidence-based information on breastfeeding, sleep and parenting.

CDC Guide to Breastfeeding

The CDC Guide To Breastfeeding Interventions provides state and local community members information to choose the breastfeeding intervention strategy that best meets their needs. Support for breastfeeding is needed in many different arenas, including work sites, medical systems, and family settings. The Guide builds upon the research evidence demonstrating effective interventions as well as the expertise of the nation’s leading scientists and experts in breastfeeding management and interventions.

American Academy of Pediatrics Breastfeeding Guide

World Health Organization Breastfeeding Information

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