LGBTQ Plus Human Milk

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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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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Milky Pride & Play

Meetings are free and virtual.  The goal is to create a safe space to socialize for LGBTQ+ parents and expecting parents who like to talk about human milk, raising babies, parenting toddlers, and so much more. Amber Crews, chair of Breastfeed Durham’s LGBTQ+ Human Milk Feeding Committee, will hold the digital doors of our meeting space wide …

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LGBTQIA+ Resources

June is Pride Month! The USBC has published a webpage titled, “LGBTQIA+ Resources and Pride Month.” The webpage features a compilation of resources, tools, and materials from the field that can be shared with breastfeeding families. Resources, Tools, and Materials Boston Breastfeeding Coalition Queer Inclusive Breastfeeding Support MomsRising  Social Media Toolkit  La Leche League International …

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