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Breastfeeding Local Health Jursidictions 

Breastfeeding Home Page


Regional Breastfeeding Coalitions Listing 
A list of the California Breastfeeding Coalitions

Breastfeeding Local Health Jurisdiction Coordinators by County ... Map
Directory of Breastfeeding Local Health Jurisdictions Coordinators

Baby-Friendly™ Hospitals in California
California leads the nation with hospitals achieving the prestigious Baby-Friendly Hospital designation

 Community Breastfeeding Collaborative Assessment (Excel)Opens in new window
A dashboard to identify community strengths to support breastfeeding

Emergency Preparedness: Infant and Young Child Care and Feeding
How can my community prepare for infant feeding in emergencies? Links to address mother/infant transportation and care, as well as infant and toddler nutrition

Guidance for Local Health Jurisdictions and Communities Addressing Infant Safe Sleep Environments (PDF)Opens in new window
Guidance for addressing the 2011 AAP recommendations, SIDS and Other Sleep-Related Infant Deaths: Expansion of Recommendations for a Safe Infant Sleeping Environment. Please refer to the 2011 AAP policy statement and technical report for additional details.

State Opportunities and Strategies for Breastfeeding Promotion through the Affordable Care Act (PDF) New Window
This issue brief explores how states and communities can capitalize on the opportunities presented by the ACA to advance breastfeeding.

Strategies to Prevent Obesity and Other Chronic Diseases: The CDC Guide to Strategies to Support Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies (2013)
Provides state and local community members information to choose the breastfeeding intervention strategy that best meets their needs.

Last modified on: 7/30/2014 1:56 PM