Breastfeeding Support Programs

Description: Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers. (AIRS LJ-5000.1000)

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NV

Carson City, NV

1470 Medical Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703
Phone: 775-445-5169
Organization Name: Carson Tahoe Regional Healthcare
Address: 1470 Medical Parkway
Carson City, NV 89703
Phone: 775-445-5169
Email: info@carsontahoe.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Classes/counseling, lectures, and screenings including nutrition, smoking cessation, child birth preparation, and breast feeding.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
2621 Northgate Lane
Suite 62
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-884-2269
Organization Name: Ron Wood Family Resource Center
Address: 2621 Northgate Lane
Suite 62
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-884-2269
Fax: 775-884-2730
Email: info@carson-family.org
Eligibility: Mothers.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers individualized one-on-one counseling to assist and encourage mothers to breastfeed. Breast pumps may be available.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/11/2018
937 Mica Drive
Unit 16B
Carson City, NV 89705
Phone: 775-546-2850
Address: 937 Mica Drive
Unit 16B
Carson City, NV 89705
Phone: 775-546-2850
Email: info@carsonmidwifery.com
Services Provided: Assessment of breastfeeding issues when mother reports problems in establishing breastfeeding. Assessment for tongue-tie, management of classical ties and referral for management of posterior ties. Assistance with milk supply issues, pumping, returning to work, bottle feeding issues.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/20/2018

Elko, NV

331 7th Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-7352
Organization Name: Family Resource Centers of Northeastern Nevada
Address: 331 7th Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-7352
Fax: 775-777-9102
Email: reception@elkofrc.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides breastfeeding support and information to nursing mothers.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Las Vegas, NV

1140 Almond Tree Lane
Suite 306
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-657-3873
Organization Name: Community Outreach Medical Center
Address: 1140 Almond Tree Lane
Suite 306
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-657-3873
Fax: 702-636-0787
Email: efraire@nvcomc.org
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides comprehensive health care to low income or uninsured pregnant women. Services include prenatal care, nutrition education, and breastfeeding classes.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Reno, NV

Organization Name: Washoe County Health District
Address: 1001 East Ninth Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-328-2470
Email: llotritz@washoecounty.us
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offering Safe Sleep education and Cribs for Kids.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/20/2019

Nationwide

757 Baldwin Park Blvd
City of Industry, CA 91746
Organization Name: Prolacta Bioscience Inc.
Address: 757 Baldwin Park Blvd
City of Industry, CA 91746
Toll Free Phone: 888-274-5103
Eligibility: Accepts donor milk from all over the contiguous United States.
Services Provided: Breast milk donation will be used to make human milk fortifier and standardized human milk from 100% human milk. Both will be sold to neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) across the United States for critically ill premature babies who need more protein and calories than are naturally occurring in mother’s milk.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/17/2018
110 Horizon Drive Ste 210
Raleigh, NC 27615
Phone: 919-861-5577
Address: 110 Horizon Drive Ste 210
Raleigh, NC 27615
Phone: 919-861-5577
Toll Free Phone: 888-452-2478
Email: info@ilca.org
Eligibility: Women seeking breastfeeding assistance
Services Provided: Provides breastfeeding information and a list of local lactation consultants through a web locator.. Sign in required to access.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/17/2019
957 N Plum Grove Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 919-459-2167
Address: 957 N Plum Grove Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173
Phone: 919-459-2167
Toll Free Phone: 800-525-3243
Fax: 847-969-0460
Email: info@llli.org
Eligibility: Breastfeeding & pregnant women
Services Provided: Helping mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/17/2018
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 800-994-9662
Organization Name: Department of Health and Human Services
Address: 200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201
Phone: 800-994-9662
Toll Free Phone: 800-994-9662
Fax: 303-844-2019
Email: susana.calderon@hhs.gov
Eligibility: Anyone seeking health information or referral.
Services Provided: Provides national breastfeeding and women’s health hotlines and works to improve the health and sense of wellbeing of all U.S. women and girls.
Website resources A-Z Health Topics. Supporting nursing mothers at work.
Original Source: Nationwide Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/17/2019
5394 Marshall Street, Ste 400
Arvada, CO 80002
Phone: 303-839-6782
Address: 5394 Marshall Street, Ste 400
Arvada, CO 80002
Phone: 303-839-6782
Fax: 303-839-7336
Email: Lee.Shaughnessy@rmchildren.org
Eligibility: Patients and families
Services Provided: Provides direct assistance to pediatric patients and their families. The Mother's Milk Bank collects, processes, and provides donor human milk to babies nationwide. Information on how to receive milk can be found online.
The Stink Bug Project supports families who have a child diagnosed with a serious medical condition.
The Stink Bug Project, in partnership with the prison-trained K-9 Program at Colorado Correctional Industries, matches well-trained, loving companion dogs with families throughout the Rocky Mountain region.
Provider Profiles: Call Lee Shaughnessy 720.507.0907 to determine if your client qualifies.
Original Source: Help Me Grow Utah via United Way 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019