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Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Task Force (APIBTF)

BreastfeedLA (breastfeedla.org) and the Asian, Southeast Asian, and Pacific Islander (ASAP!) Breastfeeding Task Force of Alameda County, the Asian Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Task Force (APIBTF), breastfeedla.org/aapi-breastfeeding-task-force/) is conducting a nationwide landscape analysis of lactation resources available to Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) communities.  As part of this project, they are seeking to compile and create a resource directory to …

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31st Annual Art of Breastfeeding Conference

Time to register! 31st ANNUAL ART OF BREASTFEEDING CONFERENCEKeeping Current: Timely Issues for Breastfeeding SupportVIRTUAL EVENTDAY 1 Tuesday, October 5, 2021, 8:00 am – 12:30 pmDAY 2 Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm ATTEND ONE OR BOTH DAYS!          For more information and to register: https://www.wakeahec.org/courses-and-events/66232/ Objectives Define the social …

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Revitalizing Culture through Breastfeeding and Chestfeeding | August 12 at 1 PM

DescriptionParticipants will be awarded 1.75 L-CERPs and 2 Contact HoursPlease join BreastfeedLA on August 12th from 10 AM to 12:30 PM PST for Revitalizing Culture through Breastfeeding and Chestfeeding a live webinar featuring Kimberly Moore-Salas, IBCLC , Amanda Singer, CLC, Briana Groten, BSN, IBCLC, Natasha Bowman. Together Kimberly Moore-Salas and Amanda Singer will present a powerful discussion on the ancestral …

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Language Matters

 We are learning to think about more than milk and think about the whole family, and also to think about the family as the kids get bigger.   Language matters!  Inclusive language is important, because words make a difference.  Words have the power to recognize and affirm a person’s identity or to deny or disregard their …

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So many TEN Steps

WHO and UNICEF’s Ten steps to successful breastfeeding that inspired ‘So many TEN Steps’, Awards, and Designations and the Breastfeeding Family Friendly Communities Designation. Hospitals WHO and UNICEF’s Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI)  NC Maternity Center Breastfeeding-Friendly Designation Awardees NCBC’s Golden Bow Award Child Care Local Breastfeeding-Friendly Child Care Designation North Carolina Breastfeeding-Friendly Child Care Designation (reopening soon) Clinic NCBC Mother-Baby Friendly …

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Pride Month 2021

June is National Pride Month, a time to honor years of struggle for civil rights and the ongoing work toward equal justice under the law for the LGBTQ+ community. A celebration of differences, from all it’s glitter, gender-bending, mainstream-smashing trailblazers to the quieter members who live their sweet lives alongside their neighbors simply wanting to …

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