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Local Breastfeeding Resources:
La Leche League: find your local WA meeting here.
Swedish Medical Center: Mom's Line (206) 386-3740; Monday – Friday 9 AM to 4:30 PM. Evenings and weekends: (206) 386-MOMS (6667)
Birth and Beyond: (206) 458-8782 Calls are answered by lactation consultants. 7 days a week, 9 AM to 6 PM. If no one is available, leave a message and they will return your call within 2 hours.
Nurturing Expressions (free phone consultation and assessment, home visits available): (206) 763-2733
King County Breastfeeding Coalition: a great list of area resources can be found here.
International Breastfeeding Resources:
Dr. Jack Newman: great video clips about latching and positioning for feedings
Kelly Mom: amazing breastfeeding information, covering every concern you could think of!
Stanford University Newborn Nursery: several great videos covering the basics of breastfeeding, as well as hand expression (a must to know!), maximizing milk production, and more.
Biological Nurturing: information about laid-back breastfeeding.
The National Breastfeeding Hotline: 1-800-994-9662
Peaceful Parenting Resources:
Evidence-Based Birth Resources:
Robin as a doula with Heather and baby Jack (a few weeks before birth, and 19 months later). Shared with permission. One of the delightful parts of being a doula was becoming an honorary family member during transitional periods in peoples' lives. I love watching "my" babies grow!
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Last modified May 10, 2016.