Support and Services for New and Breastfeeding Moms
Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) meet with new moms to enhance successful breastfeeding outcomes.
Prenatal Breastfeeding Class
This program provides expectant mothers with the practical information necessary for a successful and rewarding breastfeeding experience. Call 708.423.5774 or register online for class schedule and reservations. Fee: $15.
Breastfeeding Support Group - FREE
This support group offers new moms the opportunity to meet and share experiences with other breast feeding women, and also provides guidance from an expert LCM Lactation Consultant. The group meets every Wednesday on the 8th Floor of the West Pavilion from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and an evening group meets on the last Wednesday of each month from 7 to 8 p.m. All support groups do not meet on holidays. Groups meet at Little Company of Mary. All mothers and babies are welcome. No registration is necessary. Our goal is to give every mom and baby the best start possible. For lactation information, please call 708.229.5418.
Cook County Department of Public Health asked Little Company of Mary to be part of this wonderful informative video on breastfeeding.