Support for You and Your Baby
Questions about breastfeeding, or want tips from our lactation support team? Our breastfeeding support group meets monthly, and registration is not required. All moms and babies are welcome!
Learn more about The Family Birthplace or register for our education programs.
West Suburban Medical Center
3 Erie Court
Oak Park, IL 60302
Breastfeeding Support at West Suburban
I Believe in Breastfeeding
Benefits of Breastfeeding
Breastfeeding Classes & Support Groups
Prenatal Breastfeeding Class and the Breastfeeding Support Group meet at the West Suburban Medical Center Labor & Delivery Classroom on the 6th floor in the hospital. See class descriptions and dates below. Please call (866) 938-7256 to register.
Prenatal Breastfeeding classes are offered every third Saturday of the month from 12:30-2:30 p.m. Class is taught by Mary Pawlizs, RN, Certified Lactation Consultant. Learn breastfeeding techniques, answers to commonly asked questions, and information on the benefits of breastfeeding for mom and baby. A support person is encouraged to attend. Fee: $30.
Breastfeeding Support Group
Our Breastfeeding Support Group meets on the first Saturday of each month at 12:30 p.m. and is led by Eve Slipiec, RN, IBCLC, Lactation Consultant. Join us with your little one for FREE hands-on practice, advice, support, and education.
Women’s Health Education, Classes & Events
West Suburban Medical Center supports women’s health education with a variety of classes and events throughout the year.
If you have any questions, need assistance, or don’t see a class/topic you are looking for, please call us at (866) 938-7256.