Last Call!

When you need help, ideally you’ll want to converse with someone who’s been specially and specifically trained in the art and science of breastfeeding. S/he might not always include your general practitioner, OB/GYN, midwife/doula, or your neighbor’s Border Collie who just breastfed a dozen puppies simultaneously by instinct alone. Thankfully, Nursing 911 is but a few button clicks away.

Q & A Hotlines

Harassment Help

Find Local Support

Hospital Birth Assistance

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Q & A Hotlines

  • Association of Breastfeeding Mothers Helpline: 844-412-2949
  • Breastfeeding Network: 300-100-021
  • Drugs in Breast Milk Helpline at The Breastfeeding Network: 844-412-4665
  • La Leche League International: 800-LALECHE (525-3243). Alternate helpline is 845-120-2918.
  • National Breastfeeding Helpline: 300-100-0212
  • NCT Breastfeeding Helpline: 300-330-0770 (option 1)

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Harassment Help

WHAT TO DO…

…if you’re harassed for nursing in public

…if your employer fails to comply with workplace pumping laws

Visit FB! Stop Harrassing page & campaign for Facebook to change its breastfeeding photo guidelines. Includes many petitions, help, and action items on the topic of demonizing breastfeeding photos.

WHO TO CALL…

Breastfeeding Harassment Hotline: 855-NIP-FREE

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Find Local Support

ADVOCACY

Search this directory of state, territorial, and tribal breastfeeding coalitions.

COUNSELING

Contact a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor: 1-800-842-3678

GROUPS

Find local La Leche League support groups to get in touch with your nursing neighbors, or join a LLL online chat.

Search for your Mama Tribe, or start one of your own!

Photo Credit: Ana & Ivan Photography

Photo Credit: Ana & Ivan Photography

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Hospital Birth Assistance

Don’t forget to bring baby’s first doctor’s note with you if you’re expecting a hospital birth.

GET FRIENDLY

The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative

Find Baby Friendly Hospitals

In Texas like me? Find Texas Ten Step facilities

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