Breastfeeding Resources



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Local, State, and National Resources

DID YOU KNOW? WIC (Women, Infants and Children) offers support services for ALL mothers. This includes prenatal classes, breastfeeding support and counseling. WIC also provides electric breast pumps based on income and nutritional status.

Hamilton County WIC Breastfeeding Best Start Program | Breasfeeding Coordinator: 423-209-8321 / Peer Counselor 423-209-8132 or 423-209-8016

Erlanger Breastfeeding Services: 423-778-6247 | Outpatient Lactation Clinic*: 423-778-4181

Tennessee Breastfeeding Hotline1-855-4BF MOMS

Northwest Georgia Breastfeeding Help Line | 1-800-289-7406

La Lache League Breastfeeding Help Line | 1-877-4LA LECHE

Infant Risk Center | 1-806-352-2519 (Medication Information)

World Health Organization | Breastfeeding Information and Research

Centers for Disease Control on Breastfeeding

Erlanger eLearning Breastfeeding Education |  Free, online breastfeeding education course

*Click here for more information on making an appointment with the new Outpatient Lactation Clinic at Erlanger, or call 423-778-4181 to be scheduled.


Web Resources

General Information 

Really? Really. | Breastfeeding. Know the Facts.

Breastfeed LA

Breastfeeding USA


Troubleshooting and Education

KellyMom | Parenting and Breastfeeding

Nursing Nurture | Breastfeeding Advice, Support, and Blog

The Milk Rack | Breastfeeding Class with Sass!

Hand Expression of Breastmilk | Stanford School of Medicine


Legal Information

Breastfeeding Law | Know Your Legal Rights!

Work & Pump | Breastfeeding and Working

Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace | Information for Moms and Employers


Free Apps

LactMed – National Library of Medicine

Coffective iPhone|iPad

Sara Chana’s Savvy Breastfeeding Guide



For Physicians

American Academy of Pediatrics | Breastfeeding

Infant Risk Center (TTU/Dr. Thomas Hale) | Information on Medications


Printables and Downloads

Prenatal Brochures English | Spanish

Breastfeeding Basics Handout