World Breastfeeding Week 2018

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every August 1st-7th in 120 countries around the world to bring awareness and encourage breastfeeding for babies and moms!  The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) heads up this annual campaign with the goal of creating a “vibrant global movement for action to promote, protect, and support breastfeeding by anyone, anywhere, at anytime,”  There are so many resources available around the Denver Metro Area for moms!  

Local World Breastfeeding Week Events:

Big Latch On, Mothers’ Milk Bank 
Friday, August 3rd at 10:30am
Arvada, CO

Come and join the global effort that will illustrate the importance of breastfeeding!

Big Latch On Northern Colorado 
Friday, August 3rd 9am-noon
Greeley, CO 80631

There will be informational booths, activities, and most importantly: THE BIG LATCH!

Boulder County Breastfeeding Coalition Block Party 
Saturday, August 4th 10am-noon
Nederland, CO

Carousel games, potluck and more!

Breastival 
Sunday, August 26th from 3pm-6pm
City Park, Denver, CO

The City Park Boathouse will be full of resources and businesses every parent needs and there will be amazing activities for kids!

Mothers’ Milk Bank’s Baby Café 
Every Friday 11am-1pm
Arvada, CO

A safe place where new and expecting moms can gather for support.

Local Breastfeeding Resources:World Breastfeeding Week

The mama’hood, Denver, CO

La Leche League of Colorado 

Sweet Beginnings, Littleton, CO

Breastfeeding Perspectives From Our Team:

Breastfeeding Twins

Pumping Tips for the Working Momma

The End of the Breastfeeding Road

Pumping While Driving

I’m Still Breastfeeding My Toddler . . . There, I said it

When Breastfeeding is Impossible {but you do it anyway} 

A Breastfeeding Journey:: Formula Feeding Mom 

When Breastfeeding Became Dangerous 

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