Need help with breastfeeding?
Lactation Consultants (IBCLC's) help mothers with breastfeeding problems.
Breastfeeding support can be found in a variety of places. The kind of support you need depends on the kind of breastfeeding concerns you have.
Lactation Consultants can help moms overcome breastfeeding challenges such as:
low milk supply
slow infant weight gain
infant latch issues
plugged milk ducts
other breastfeeding challenges for mom and/or baby
Breastfeeding support groups provide:
answers to common breastfeeding questions
a great place to meet other breastfeeding mothers
a safe place to share feelings and experiences
an IBCLC and/or women with breastfeeding training and personal breastfeeding experience
Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center 706-475-3385
AthensBorn Birth Service - Kate DeWolf, IBCLC 706-223-0808
By Your Leave - Lucia Massey, IBCLC 706-255-1136
Ingrid Knight, RD & Associates, Inc. - Susan Boekel, RDN, LD, IBCLC 770-601-9796
Walton Mom & Baby Care, LLC - Kat Sanders, IBCLC 404-593-8719
Breastfeeding Support Groups
Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center “Mother Care” 706-475-3385
St. Mary’s Health Care System- “Bundles of Joy” and “Toddler Time” 706-389-3310
WIC- Offered to WIC participants at Oconee County Health Department