BOOBS

BREASTFEEDING OUTREACH

FOR OUR BEAUTIFUL SISTERS

A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION THAT PROMOTES, EDUCATES & ADVOCATES FOR OUR COMMUNITY
 

OUR SERVICES

ADVOCACY
 
BOOBS works in the community to ensure breastfeeding policies, administrative health system regulations, and lactation care  services are planned and practiced to include all members of the community.  BOOBS works with elective officials in addition to local community investors to collectively improve the healthy start outcomes of our most vulnerable population.
COMMUNITY BABY SHOWER
 
BOOBS host an annual baby shower for community moms.  The annual baby shower is an event filled with training, education and sharing on breastfeeding information along with gifts for expecting moms.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH
 
BOOBS works in the community to educate, train, promote and advocate on the behalf of mothers who have expressed a desire to learn more about best infant feeding practices.In addition, professional culturally congruent and diversity sensitive trainings are offered to community health professionals to help increase the awareness of promoting breastfeeding among low income and African American women.
MOMMY YOGA WITH SOUL
 
BOOBS supports holistic health during pregnancy for mom and baby. Pregnancy is a delicate and special time for mom and baby. Prenatal yoga is a healthy practice you can do for you and your baby. BOOBS offers mommy yoga with a touch of soul for expecting moms.
MOM & PEER SUPPORT GROUPS
 
Moms support breastfeeding groups are held for breastfeeding moms and expectant moms.  Support groups help moms learn from one another's experiences and offer various training and question and opportunities.
EVIDENCE BASED SHARING
 
BOOBS aim is to provide evidence based results to both the academic and healthcare communities in an effort to influence implementation of best policies, health care systems and positive perspectives towards breastfeeding.

Latching issues can lead to premature breastfeeding cessation:

 

  • Latching assistance will be provided to help improve breastfeeding discomfort and/or inadequate milk intake

  • A thorough assessment will be conducted using a LAT accredited approved lactation tool

  • Provide as needed slow weight gain assessment using infant weight gain tool for breastfed infants

  • Skin to skin assistance and evaluation

  • Assist with post partum latching per moms in hospital visitor consent and counselor agreement

  • Direct hand-off and/or referral to medical physicians on as needed basis

  • **ALL documentation will be shared with infant/child pediatrician.

 

LATCHING

ASSISTANCE

Latching issues can lead to premature breastfeeding cessation:

 

  • Latching assistance will be provided to help improve breastfeeding discomfort and/or inadequate milk intake

  • A thorough assessment will be conducted using a LAT accredited approved lactation tool

  • Provide as needed slow weight gain assessment using infant weight gain tool for breastfed infants

  • Skin to skin assistance and evaluation

  • Assist with post partum latching per moms in hospital visitor consent and counselor agreement

  • Direct hand-off and/or referral to medical physicians on as needed basis

  • **ALL documentation will be shared with infant/child pediatrician.

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We can't wait to hear from you

Janelle McClain, PhD

CEO/Executive Director

Counselor/Trainer/Advocate

Email: contact@breastfeeding-boobs.com

Phone: 513.783.2301

 

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