Communities Supporting Breastfeeding
- African-American community of Wyandotte County – NEW!
- Coffey County
- El Dorado
- Garden City
- Geary County
- Great Bend
- Gove County
- Harvey County
- Leavenworth County
- Thomas County
The Communities Supporting Breastfeeding is a designation recognizing communities that provide multifaceted breastfeeding support across several sectors: businesses, employers, hospitals, child care providers and peer support.
“Community” may be defined as a city or county.
Get more information here:
CSB Criteria Guidelines (7.1.2017)
CSB application (7.1.2017)
CSB program featured in:
- NACCHO Exchange, Breastfeeding Issue, pages 18-20 (2018)
- Innovation Station, AMCHP database (funding for replication outside of KS)
Want to know what your community involvement looks like? View our spreadsheet summarizing Breastfeeding Support by Kansas County, a detailed database of information regarding breastfeeding support and breastfeeding rates by county.
Questions may be directed to Brenda Bandy at firstname.lastname@example.org