Support for You and Your Baby
Questions about breastfeeding, or want tips from our lactation support team? Our virtual breastfeeding support group meets monthly.
Monthly Breastfeeding Support Group
Join us virtually with your little one for hands-on practice, advice, support and education. Support person is encouraged to attend. The group meets virtually on the first Saturday of every month from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Prenatal Breastfeeding / Chestfeeding Class
Learn breastfeeding / chestfeeding techniques, get answers to commonly asked questions and information on the benefits of breastfeeding / chestfeeding for parent and baby. Support person is encouraged to attend. The group meets virtually on the third Saturday of every month from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Baby Care 101
This class is for any parent needing a crash course on how to care for infants. It includes diapering, swaddling and other comfort techniques. We also discuss what to expect from your newborn baby, sleep and awake patterns, ways to comfort a crying baby and more. The group meets virtually bimonthly on the fourth Saturday of every month from 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Salimah N. Turner, LCSW, CLC
Those interested can email [email protected]. I will follow up by sending the sign-up information. Courses and the support group will take place using MS Teams.
Breastfeeding Support at West Suburban
I Believe in Breastfeeding
Benefits of Breastfeeding
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3 Erie Court,
Oak Park, IL 60302 West Suburban Medical Center