West Virginia Bureau for Public Health
350 Capitol Street • Room 206 • Charleston, WV 25301-3715
Phone: (304) 558-0644 Fax: (304) 558-1553


Community Support

American Academy of Pediatrics: Breastfeeding offers many resources available from the American Academy of Pediatrics and other organizations to help you and your family initiate and successfully continue breastfeeding.
Breastfeeding: Best for Baby. Best for Mom. This Womenshealth.gov website provides information on breastfeeding and its benefits to baby and mom.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Breastfeeding website provides a large array of breastfeeding information. 
International Lactations Consultant Association is the professional association for International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLCs) and other healthcare professionals who care for breastfeeding families.
La Leche League International website provides answers, conveniently grouped by topic, to breastfeeding and parenting questions.
La Leche League in the US provides information on the Groups, Leaders, and events of in the United States.
Women, Infant and Children (WIC): Breastfeeding provides information on breastfeeding as well as the “Loving Support Makes Breastfeeding Work” campaign.

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