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

Breastfeeding Council of Malone
Contact: Cynthia at

Breastfeeding Initiative of Ulster County
Contact: Donna at

Brooklyn Alliance for Breastfeeding Empowerment
Contact: Roxanne English at

Bronx Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Theresa at and 718-960-2817

Capital Region Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Norma at, 518-399-5148

Columbia Greene Breastfeeding Task Force
Contact: Mary at

Connecticut Breastfeeding Coalition

Dutchess County Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Meg at

Finger Lakes Breastfeeding Partnership
Contact: Christy at or Hillary at

Ithaca Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Christine at

Mid Hudson Lactation Consortium

Mohawk Valley BF Network
Contact: and 315- 335-2735

New Jersey Breastfeeding Coalition

New York City Breastfeeding Council
Contact: Theresa at and 718-960-2817

New York City Breastfeeding Leadership Committee
Contact: Kathleen at

New York State Breastfeeding Coalition

Rochester Regional Breastfeeding Coalition
Contact: Maureen at

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

The Association of Lactation Providers of Nassau and Suffolk Counties
Contact: Kathy at

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

Vermont Breastfeeding Resources

Queens Breastfeeding Alliance
Contact: Ivis at and 718-206-8607

Telephone/Online Breastfeeding Support

National Breastfeeding Helpline

p: (800) 994-9662

Hours: M-F 9 AM-6 PM


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