Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Program
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ABOUT THIS PROGRAM
This program provides breastfeeding women and persons hands-on support and education by Breastfeeding Peer Counselors, Certified Lactation Educator-Counselors and Certified Doulas.
MOTHER’S SUPPORT GROUP
We have a breastfeeding mother’s support group that meets monthly. Se Habla Espanol.
Please join our 3-week series of breastfeeding classes called BREAST IS BEST. These classes meet for 2 hours per session (over Zoom until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic). Please join our next group series, or schedule private lessons.
BREASTFEEDING COUNSELING SUPPORT
We have Breastfeeding Peer Counselors, Lactation Educator-Counselors and Certified Doulas available to help you with your common breastfeeding problems such as low milk supply, sore nipples, nipple confusion, etc. Please contact us to schedule an appointment. We can meet you at your home or provide virtual support over Zoom, WhatsApp, Face Time, etc.
We offer a training for persons who would like to become a Certified Breastfeeding Peer Counselor. This 20-hour training will enable participants to gain knowledge about cultural awareness, skills to address barriers to breastfeeding in targeted communities, and education and practical skills to help pregnant and postpartum women initiate and sustain breastfeeding. For more information on the training, please go to: Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Training & Certification Program. We can also bring this training to your workplace as a staff in-service training. Currently being offered over Zoom platform, due to COVID-19 restrictions. Please contact us for more information.
QUESTIONS? NEED HELP?
Contact Elsie Gutierrez
Call (626) 388-2191 (ext. 2) or Email: Elsie.Gutierrez@motherbabysupport.net