Resources

Telephone/Online Breastfeeding Support

National Breastfeeding Helpline: (800) 994-9662, M-F 9a-6p: www.womenshealth.gov/breastfeeding

www.kellymom.com – well-informed tips for nursing mothers

Medication Safety

LactMed: http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/htmlgen?LACT (free LactMed app)

Dr. Hale’s hotline: (806)-352-2519 or go to www.infantrisk.com

Expressing Breast Milk

Breast Pump Rentals

Ameda, Rene Fisher, Rep.
Rene.Fisher@ameda.com

A Medical Supply
www.amedsupplies.com

Fax/email Rx to A-Med Supplies www.amedsupplies.com (24-48hr delivery)

Tel (845) 783-6678 Fax (845) 783-1173, info@amedsupplies.com

Medela, Andrea Hopkins, Rep.
andrea.hopkins@medela.com

Lactation Consultants and Breastfeeding Help

Long Island Lactation Consultant Association (LILCA)
http://www.lilca.org/

New York Lactation Consultant Association (NYLCA)
http://www.nylca.org/

Westchester Putnam Rockland Lactation Consortium (WPR): http://www.wprlc.com/

Connecticut: greenwichlactation.com

La Leche League

Breastfeeding Coalitions and Networks in New York , New Jersey and Connecticut

Breastfeeding Council of Malone
Contact: Cynthia at ncccfrank@hotmail.com

Breastfeeding Initiative of Ulster County
Contact: Donna at ulstercobf@gmail.com

Brooklyn Alliance for Breastfeeding Empowerment/BABE
Contact: Roxanne English at emay629@aol.com

Bronx Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Theresa at theresa.landau@nychhc.org and 718-960-2817

Capital Region Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Norma at breastfeedingmatters@gmail.com, 518-399-5148

Columbia Greene Breastfeeding Task Force
Contact: Mary at mdaggett@cmh-net.org

Dutchess County Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Meg at mclayton@health-quest.org

Finger Lakes Breastfeeding Partnership
Contact: Christy at Christy.Richards@co.ontario.ny.us or Hillary at HBAnderson@stny.rr.com

Ithaca Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Christine at cmd76@cornell.edu

Mid Hudson Lactation Consortium
www.misn-ny.org
Mhlcmail@gmail.com

Mohawk Valley BF Network
Contact: mvbnorg@gmail.com and 315- 335-2735

New  York City Breastfeeding Council
Contact: Theresa at theresa.landau@nychhc.org and 718-960-2817

New York City Breastfeeding Leadership Committee
Contact: Kathleen at kathc89@gmail.com

New  York State Breastfeeding Coalition
www.nysbreastfeeding.org
nysbcoalition@aol.com

Regional Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Maureen at  maureen_freedman@urmc.rochester.edu

Sullivan County Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Stephanie at 845-492-9027

The Association of Lactation Providers of Nassau and Suffolk Counties
Contact: Kathy at Kathleen.vandeventer@stonybrookeducation.edu

Twin Tier Breastfeeding Network
Contact: Pat at 607-737-2899 or Renee at 607-735-5717

Queens Breastfeeding Alliance
Contact: Ivis at ipenalve@jhmc.org and 718-206-8607

Connecticut Breastfeeding Coalition
www.breastfeedingct.org/

New Jersey Breastfeeding Coalition
http://breastfeedingnj.org/