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Breastfeeding Resources

Assistance & Support

Alpha Charter Guild Education & Breastfeeding Center
661‑726‑6210

Antelope Valley Hospital OB Clinic
Lancaster
661‑726‑6180
Palmdale
661‑726‑6325

Antelope Valley Partners for Health Lactation Center
Jodi Rosen, RN, IBCLC
661‑942‑4719

Dawn of Life, My Lactation Consultant
Dawn Bower, IBCLC, RLC, CLE
661‑916‑1290

La Leche League: Mom to mom support
661‑524‑MILK

Kaiser Permanente Health Education
661‑533‑7600

National Breastfeeding Helpline
800‑994‑9662

WIC (Women, Infants & Children)
Antelope Valley
661‑726‑6393

Kern County
866‑327‑3074

Websites

Books

  • Breastfeeding: A Parent’s Guide & Breastfeeding: Keep It Simple, Amy Spangler, MN, RN, IBCLC
  • The Nursing Mother’s Companion, Kathleen Huggins, RN, MS
  • The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, La Leche League International

Other Family Support Groups

  • AV Partners for Health:
    661‑942‑4719
    Welcome Baby Program: Support and education program for expectant and new parents. Need to enroll during pregnancy or in the hospital after delivery.
    Healthy Homes: Home visitation program offering support and education to parents.
  • Mothers of Twins and Triplets
  • New Family Support Program:
    661‑277‑5292
    Sponsored by Family Advocacy for military families at Edwards Air Force Base.