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
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
Carousel games, potluck and more!
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
A safe place where new and expecting moms can gather for support.