Best Start Breastfeeding & Next Steps Pumping Class

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Program Type:

Class/Workshop, Meetup

Age Group:

Family

Program Description

Program Details


Join us for a free two-part prenatal class on breastfeeding and pumping. Come to one or both parts. Partner/Support persons are encouraged to attend.

Please RSVP to amesbreastfeedinghelp@yahoo.com.
 

Best Start Breastfeeding class 6:00-7:30pm

  • Understand how breastfeeding works and how to build a full milk supply
  • Get practical tips on how to successfully get started
  • Know what to expect when your baby is born
  • Learn how to avoid common problems and meet your breastfeeding goals
  • Have all of your breastfeeding questions answered


Next Steps Pumping class 7:30-8:30pm

  • See different kinds of pumps and learn how to use them
  • Get tips on how to maximize your output and store your breastmilk
  • Discuss how to get support from employers
  • Learn how to bottle feed while continuing to breastfeed


Provided in partnership with Ames Public Library, Mid-Iowa Community Action (MICA) and Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).


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