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Mocha Mommy Milk Moments with Moe
January 12, 2018 –
Mocha Mommy Milk Moments with Moe is a FREE monthly, community-centered breastfeeding support group in the Greater Chattanooga (Hamilton County), TN area.
Monthly topics will be discussed along with an open, culturally competent, interactive Q&A discussion. We encourage individuals of all ages, who are expecting the birth of a child(ren) or currently breastfeeding who would like an in-person, supportive, educational, community-centered, group environment to discuss topics, challenges, and/or experiences centered around breastfeeding and lactation that can prove benficial to all participants.
The focus will primarily be on ways to educate and support black women in their quest to have a successful breastfeeding experience.
Discussing topics will include evidence-based information on:
* Advantageous ways breastfeeding can assist in reducing the health dispairities for the women and their babies, from initiation to weaning.
* Milk Supply & Maintenence
*Common myths centered around breastfeeding
* Pumping as an option
* Familial Support & Engagement
* and More!
Come and find out what resources are available within the local community, what's going on in advocacy for breastfeeding/lactating mothers, and what is being done on a national level to provide continued education and support to assist mothers in accomplishing positive breastfeeding/lactation experiences.
Location: Brainerd Recreational Center / 1010 N Moore Road / Chattanooga, TN 37411