Breastfeeding and Lactation Program
Providing milk for your child is one of the most important roles you have as a new mother. Even if you have never considered breastfeeding in the past, the lactation team at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia can help you at least begin pumping milk for your infant.
Two Children, Two Very Different Breastfeeding Experiences
When her second son, Kaashif, was born with medical issues that prevented him from feeding at the breast, Alissa found new ways to approach feeding.
All About Breastfeeding
Our Programs and Services
In addition to the programs and services listed here, we also offer support groups and other supportive resources to help you achieve your breastfeeding goals.
Our lactation team is comprised of international board-certified lactation consultants and trained breastfeeding resource nurses.