Resources

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Community Meetings

Breastfeeding and New Parent Support Group

  • Mondays 10-11:30 am
  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital lower-level auditorium, 325 Maine Street in Lawrence
  • Contact
    • LMH Connect Care at 785-749-5800
    • connectcare@lmh.org
  • More Info

Breast is Best Social (BIBS)

  • Every 4th Wednesday of the month 6:30 pm
  • Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department, 200 Maine Street in Lawrence
  • Contact
    • Cary Allen at callen@ldchealth.org
    • 785-840-6049
  • More Info
  • Facebook Page

La Leche League of Lawrence

  • 2nd Tuesday every month 7 pm
  • Lawrence Memorial Hospital meeting rooms, 325 Maine St in Lawrence
  • More Info
  • Facebook page

Breastfeeding Counseling

Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department offers free breastfeeding support to new and expectant mothers participating in the Women, Infants, and Children, or WIC, program.

  • Contact the WIC program at 785-856-5350
  • Cary Allen at callen@ldchealth.org or 785-840-6049
  • More Info

La Leche League of Lawrence offers free breastfeeding support and information.

Please call or text leaders:

  • Joany Richardson 913-515-9338
  • Darlene Koger 785-979-5532
  • Melinda Toumi 785-979-2477

 IBCLC Services

Lawrence Memorial Hospital

Offers support from International Board Certified Lactation Consultants by appointment M-F for breastfeeding & expecting parents.

Mother’s Milk Kansas

In-home lactation services with an IBCLC, 7 days a week.

Sunflower Birth and Lactation Services

In-home or clinic based services with an IBCLC, 7 days a week.

Breastfeeding Supplies

The Perfect Fit

M-F 9 am – Noon and by appointment on the 3rd floor of Lawrence Memorial Hospital

Breastfeeding Education 

Lawrence Memorial Hospital

Breastfeeding Your Baby class at Dates and times vary, and both in-person and online education is available.

  • Contact LMH Connect Care at 785-749-5800 or connectcare@lmh.org
  • More Info

Pregnancy Care Center

3 lessons on breastfeeding as part of their Earn While you Learn program, and the program is open to anyone.

Rodrock Chiropractic and Optimal Living Center & Bloom Midwifery

Interactive breastfeeding class offered monthly

  • Please call 785-979-2477 for enrollment information

 

 

If you have a suggestion of breastfeeding support resources within Lawrence or Douglas County Kansas that are not included in this list please let us know!

 

 

 

 

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