Breastfeeding Support

Monthly classes and meetings available

Breastfeeding Support

Monthly classes and meetings available

Breastfeeding Classes

Our breastfeeding class is held the first Tuesday of every month from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. The class is specifically for pregnant women AND their partner or other support person. The class is led by Christine Sciandra who has been a lactation counselor for over 17 years. She is also an experienced breastfeeding mother of two children.

Christine teaches all aspects of breastfeeding, including:

  • Benefits for mom and baby
  • The first weeks and beyond
  • Avoiding difficulties
  • Returning to work
  • Breastfeeding resources

Please register at the front desk.  There is no charge to attend the class.  See the class schedule on our calendar.

La Leche League Meetings

This meeting, offered on the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, is exclusively for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding. It is a peer-to-peer support group facilitated by accredited La Leche League Leader Christine Sciandra. Babies and children are welcome to attend.

These meetings provide time for mother-to-mother sharing in a friendly and accepting atmosphere where mothers share their own experiences, give suggestions and offer breastfeeding support and encouragement. There is no charge to attend the meeting and pre-registration is not required.  See the meeting schedule on our calendar.