Breastfeeding Peer Counseling
This program offers mother to mother breastfeeding education, support, and help for mothers and babies.
A peer counselor is a mother who has breastfed and received special training to be able to help other mothers.
She can help:
- Answer your questions before and after your baby is born.
- Talk with you by phone or in person in the clinic.
- Share heart to heart information about breastfeeding.
Find peer counselors through WIC:
Find your local WIC office by calling 211 to find what services are offered in your area.
The goals of Peer Counselors are to: