Breastfeeding Coalition


Mission
Statement:  Provide breastfeeding education, information and resources for health care professionals, mothers and families.

Meetings:  
   
3rd Thursday of every month 
      9:15 – 11:30 AM
   Held at the Multipurpose Room 
      2101 Courage Drive, Fairfield, Ca

 Members: Representatives of public and private agencies that serve pregnant and breastfeeding women, including agencies and physician offices that provide prenatal and pediatric care, local Solano County hospitals as well as from the neighboring Air Force Base and Napa County, WIC, Public Health Nursing, Black Infant Health, BabyFirst Solano, La Leche League and Partnership HealthPlan of California, the Medi-Cal Managed Care Plan of Solano County.

Solano County Breastfeeding Resources

Breastfeeding Support Groups Listing  (PDF)


News and Hot Topics:

Lactation Educator Training Program
    Program Instructor: Gini Baker, RN, MPH, IBCLC, 
        UC San Diego Extension Lactation Programs
    Dates: April 15-16-17 & May 21-22, 2014 (5 mtgs) 
    Time: 8:30am – 5:00pm 
    Fee: $695.00

Hospital Infant Feeding Act:
   California Health & Safety Code §123366
       Resources and information to meet the requirements

Implementing Breastfeeding Provisions 
    in the Affordable Care Act 
    US Breastfeeding Coalition







Sat., April 26, 2014
9:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Breastfeeding Mothers Support Group - A More Excellent Way
Wed., May 7, 2014
10:00 AM  -  12:00 PM
  Benicia and Vallejo Breastfeeding Support through La Leche League
Thu., May 15, 2014
9:15 AM  -  11:30 AM
  Breastfeeding Coalition of Solano County
Tue., May 20, 2014
7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM
  Breastfeeding Support: Vacaville La Leche League
Sat., May 31, 2014
9:30 AM  -  11:00 AM
  Breastfeeding Mothers Support Group - A More Excellent Way