La Leche League of Mankato/St. Peter
Support Group - Breastfeeding
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Group of people that meet on a regular basis to share their experiences and provide mutual support
Offers education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.
* Mother-to-mother help and support
* Free telephone and email help
* Telephone calls generally accepted 8:00am - 8:00pm (24-hours a day in emergencies)
* Monthly meetings for education and support
* Information pamphlets
* Latest breastfeeding research
* Toddler playgroups
* Lending library of books on pregnancy and childbirth, breastfeeding, parenting and nutrition
Mothers of breastfeeding children, expectant mothers, and their families in South Central Minnesota
Contact via phone, e-mail, or in person at meetings
Meets twice a month:
* Every 2nd Monday of the month from 6:30pm - 8:00pm at Aurora Chiropractic, 1051 Madison Ave, Suite 2, Mankato
* Every 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:30pm - 8:00pm at River Valley Birth Center in St. Peter, 526 W Park Row
La Leche League services are free. They accept donations and offer annual memberships.
Available over email and phone at any time. Meetings are every third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 pm. Watch the website for updates.
South Central Minnesota
|Toll Free - National||(877) 452-5324|
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LJ-5000.1000Breastfeeding Support Programs Definition
Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers.
PN-8100.6500-680Pregnancy/Childbirth Support Groups Definition
Mutual support groups whose members are pregnant women or women who have had difficulties in areas relating to family planning, pregnancy and childbirth. Included are groups for individuals who are pregnant for the first time, women who are contemplating a home birth, breastfeeding women, families making decisions relating to birth control, women who have had a cesarean birth, women who are at high risk for a problem pregnancy and parents of premature or high-risk infants. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and provide an opportunity for participants to share their experience, strengths and hopes, understand their relationships and work through related emotions.
YK-6500.6100New Parents Definition
Parents with a recently born child.