"We use evidence based practices to encourage mothers and baby's to be successful with breastfeeding, and to insure a positive perception of the birth experience."
what we can do for you
Support, promote and protect the right of all children to be fed mothers milk when possible.
What is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)?
IBCLCs are certified by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners Inc. A Lactation Consultant can address your breastfeeding challenges; an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is a health care professional who specializes in the clinical management of breastfeeding. In-home lactation support can help you to overcome breastfeeding difficulties.
What is a Doula?
Doulas support women and their families during the childbirth process. Whether at home, in the hospital or at a birth center, a doula helps her clients to achieve the birth experience they desire. Doulas are trained to assist with the non-medical aspects of the labor experience. This care includes skills such as, relaxation techniques, massage, visualization and positioning. A doula gives continuous emotional support to her clients throughout the progression of the labor.
Common Issues Include
- Nipple pain
- Latch difficulties
- Feeding a special needs infant
- Maintaining your milk production while returning to work or school
By addressing these issues you will:
- Increase your milk production
- Increase infant weight gain
- Experience a positive perception of your breastfeeding experience