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Breastfeeding info and Resources
Breastfeeding Starting Out Right by Dr. Jack Newman – the best place to start!
La Leche League Canada Peer support helping generations of women to breastfeed.
Breastfeeding Inc: The World’s Breastfeeding Resource Lots of handouts, videos, and excellent information by Dr. Jack Newman & Lactation Consultant Edith Kernerman
KellyMom: evidence based breastfeeding and parenting
INFACT Canada. Infant Feeding Action Coalition. Amazing information sheets, interesting newsletters, and more.
World Health Organization Infant Feeding Recommendation. Global recommendation of exclusive breastfeeding for 6 months and continuing breastfeeding for 2 years and beyond.
The BC Women’s Provincial Milk Bank provides pasteurized donor milk to children in need. Almost all of our recipients are high risk and ill children whose mothers are unable to breastfeed or provide enough breast milk to feed their children.
We promote the health of babies and mothers through the provision of safe pasteurized donor milk and support of breastfeeding. Over the past 30 years, nonprofit milk banks have opened in cities across the United States and Canada.
The mission of Human Milk 4 Human Babies Global Network is to promote the nourishment of babies and children around the world with human milk. We are dedicated to fostering community between local families who have chosen to share breastmilk.
Video: Teach me how to breastfeed
Video: How to latch your baby
Video: Feeding cues & behaviours
Video: Breastfeeding positions
Video: Hand expressing milk