Helping Mothers Continue Breastfeeding

Please note: this course has Prerequisites

Fee: $0.00

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.

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This 45-minute online module will give home visitors information they can use to help women continue breastfeeding after the first month. The module describes common challenges that may occur, including postpartum and questions a woman may have, along with information and strategies the home visitor can share to respond. The module discusses adding solid foods and when and how to wean. The module includes "red flags" to watch for that indicate that a mother may need additional help as well as resources that may be available to support breastfeeding mothers.


Please contact the HEDG Training Coordinator at 540-568-5251 or at if you have any questions. She will respond to your message within two business days through phone or email. Thank you and enjoy your training!

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