Breastfeeding Resources

Local Breastfeeding Support and Help

You can find local breastfeeding support, including lactation consultants, WIC clinics, community breastfeeding support groups and educators, and physicians, at or by calling the Partners for Healthy Babies line at 1-800-251-BABY (2229).

The Greater New Orleans Breastfeeding Awareness Coalition

Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition

Kellymom – Breastfeeding and Motherhood support and information from an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).

Great info about breastfeeding in the U.S.

Breastfeeding in the Workplace

20 Tips for Working and Breastfeeding

Supporting Nursing Moms At Work: Employer Solutions

Breast Milk Counts – A great site for breastfeeding, working mothers.

Federal Break Time for Nursing Mothers Law – Website and Fact Sheet

Guide to the Rights of Breastfeeding Employees in Louisiana

Insurance and the Breastpump
Will your insurance cover a breastpump or lactation consultant?