Before Delivery

 

Pregnant women who learn “how to breastfeed” before delivery are more likely to be successful in reaching their breastfeeding goals.  

Breastfeeding Classes

What are breastfeeding classes?

How can a breastfeeding class help me?

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center 

St. Mary’s Health Care System 

Athens Born Birth Services

reBlossom Mama & baby Center  -  By Your Leave

 

WIC – Classes offered to WIC participants in Barrow, East Athens, & Jackson (Commerce location) County Health Departments

Contact your local Health Department to find out if you qualify

Breastfeeding Support Groups

What is a breastfeeding support group?

How can a breastfeeding support group help me?

 

Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center - Mother Care

Monday and Thursday evenings (706-475-3385)

St. Mary’s Health Care System - Bundles of Joy and Toddler Time   

Monday afternoon and Thursday morning  (706-389-3389

 

reBlossom Mama & baby Center  -  By Your Leave

Wednesdays 4-6pm, Saturdays 10:30-12:30 (706-549-8900) 

La Leche League of Monroe-Walton lecheleaguemonroe@gmail.com

WIC- Support group offered to WIC participants at the Oconee County Health Department

Contact Local Health Department to find out if you qualify

 

Doulas

 

What is a doula?

How can a doula help me?

The following doulas are known to support breastfeeding:

Athens Born Birth Services

By Your Leave

Two Bee Birth Services

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Athens Community Breastfeeding Coalition
189 Paradise Blvd
Athens, GA 30607
athenscommunitybreastfeeding@gmail.com