Motherbaby in need?
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Coffective.com A website and free mobile app to help mothers and their families prepare for pregnancy and delivery. It includes listings of a variety of local breastfeeding resources. Check out their prenatal "Preparation Checklist!"
Pumping is sometimes part of breastfeeding
Your insurance my help! Reveiw the basics at HealthCare.gov. We've gathered a few local resources for breastpumps. Contact your insurance to see if you quailify.
The University was recently designated a Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Champion by the Mary Amelia Women’s Health Center and the Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition. UL has adopted a Lactation Accommodation Policy and established three lactation rooms on campus. The lactation rooms are in the Student Union, Bourgeois Hall and Saucier Wellness Center. Educational material funded by a grant from the March of Dimes is available in each location. http://www.louisiana.edu/news-events/news/20151201/university-offers-support-breastfeeding-moms
Local Upcoming Events!
Every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month Community Breastfeeding Club meets in Opelousas. Contact Divine Bailey-Nicholas CLC at 337-381-4180 for more information.
Every 2nd Monday of the month. 6-8pm
Meet the Doula night at Acadiana BirthHouse with MotherBirth Pregnancy and Childbirth Services
Every 3rd Thursday of the month. 10:00am at Faith Lutheran Church Local La Leche League meets in Lafayette
LA Constituents for Safe Child Birth- Acadiana chapter meets at Lafayette Moms and Babies and has a wonderful events calender for you to check out