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Need local breastfeeding help? Use our searchable Local Resources Directory to find help close to home.

The State of Breastfeeding in Kansas 2019 report has been created by the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition. This 4-page summary will assist you with community conversations. Our goal is to summarize the current breastfeeding rates as well as suggested actions for improving these rates.

Breastfeeding Support by Kansas County – detailed database of information regarding 13 indicators of breastfeeding support and breastfeeding rates by county.

Inventory of Public Health Programs – directory of programs across Kansas that support pregnant women, mothers, and their children and how they integrate breastfeeding

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES:  

“Feeding Tips” card (updated 7.2019)

KBC Resource Flyer  (7.2019) To connect families and providers to local breastfeeding support, download and share the attached “KS Resources” flyer which directs them to the KBC Local Resource Directory where they can find local breastfeeding help.

Our goal is to provide quality, helpful resources to families, advocates and healthcare professionals. This resource page is part of that effort. Please let us know if you have any suggestions for websites, articles or resources or if you find a broken link. Contact us.

PLEASE NOTE:
KBC work focuses on statewide breastfeeding issues, and cannot answer individual questions about breastfeeding or provide medical or legal advice. Please contact your local health care providers and community resources with these questions. The National Breastfeeding Helpline has trained breastfeeding peer counselors to provide support by phone in English or Spanish.

Website links are provided for your convenience and are not endorsed by the Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition, Inc.

General Resources for Parents

Advocacy

African American Families

Apps for Health Care Providers

Breastfeeding Data

Breastfeeding: Special Concerns

Breastfeeding during Emergencies & Disasters

Continuity of Care Tools

Education for Healthcare Professionals

Hispanic Families

Instructional Videos

Insurance and Resources

Marijuana and Other Illegal Drugs and Breastfeeding

Medications

Milk Banking, Sharing and Donating

Native American Families

Podcasts

Position Statements & Policies

Professional Organizations

Pumping and Storage of Breast Milk

Resources for Fathers & Siblings

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