Breastfeeding Support Programs

Description: Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers. (AIRS LJ-5000.1000)

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Statewide

Organization Name: Kalispell Regional Medical Center-The Birthing Center
Address: 310 Sunnyview Lane
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone: 406-752-1745
Fax: 406-751-2988
Email: OBWebgroup@krmc.org
Languages Spoken: English
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: The certified lactation consultants at KRMC provide nursing moms with breastfeeding support and education. We provide up-to-date information with a caring, personal approach to help women gain confidence and learn what to expect when they breastfeed. Our lactation consultants encourage the involvement of family members and friends who can help support breastfeeding. Services include prenatal breastfeeding classes, breast pumps and supplies, professional education in breastfeeding and lactation, and a weekly breastfeeding support group.
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 2/13/2018
Address: MT
Phone: 406-444-3809
Services Provided: For a list of Lactation consultants, La Leche Groups/Leaders and Certified Lactation Counselors see:

http://benefits.mt.gov/Portals/195/Breast%20Pump%20Coverage%2018_1.pdf

Kim Pullman RD, LN
State of Montana Wellness Program Manager
Health Care and Benefits Division
(406) 444-3809 ~
kpullman@mt.gov


In addition, Montana State Breastfeeding Coalition is a statewide organization dedicated to supporting, promoting and protecting breastfeeding for a healthier Montana (mtbreastfeedingcoalition,weebly.com).
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 12/5/2018
Address: MT
Languages Spoken: English
Eligibility: https://wic.fns.usda.gov/wps/pages/start.jsf
Services Provided: WIC is the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children. This public health program is designed to improve health outcomes and influence lifetime nutrition and health behaviors in a targeted, at-risk population. Nutrition education is the cornerstone of the WIC Program.
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 2/13/2018

Butte, MT

25 W. Front Street
Butte, MT 59701
Phone: 406-497-5089
Organization Name: Butte Silver Bow Health Department
Address: 25 W. Front Street
Butte, MT 59701
Phone: 406-497-5089
Languages Spoken: English
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Breastfeeding Support Programs
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 11/16/2018

Great Falls, MT

115 4th St. South
Great Falls, MT 59401
Phone: 406-454-6953
Address: 115 4th St. South
Great Falls, MT 59401
Phone: 406-454-6953
Services Provided: WIC Clinic Hours at CCHD:
Mondays: 8am – 11am, 1pm – 4pm
Tuesdays: 8am -11am, 1pm – 4pm
Wednesdays: 8am-11am, 1pm-4pm
Thursdays: 8:30am – 4:30pm – Walk- In Day/No Appointment Necessary
Fridays: 8am -11am, 1pm – 4pm

WIC Clinic Hours at Malmstrom:
Fridays: 8:45 - 4:00
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 2/1/2015

Missoula, MT

Missoula, MT 59802
Phone: 406-493-1813
Address: Missoula, MT 59802
Phone: 406-493-1813
Eligibility: Anyone interested in breast feeding. Pregnant and breast-feeding mothers and their children are welcome.
Services Provided: Breastfeeding support and information available via email and phone, for breastfeeding women or mothers-to-be who are interested in breast feeding. Call for more information or visit the website.
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 8/31/2018
2827 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804
Phone: 406-327-4219
Organization Name: Community Medical Center
Address: 2827 Fort Missoula Road
Missoula, MT 59804
Phone: 406-327-4219
Services Provided: Offers Lactation Services provided by International Board Certified Lactation
Consultants, including monthly prenatal Breastfeeding Class, inpatient and
outpatient consults, and a weekly support group for new moms.
Original Source: Montana Suggest Provider Queue
Last Updated: 9/13/2018
Address: 301 W. Alder
Missoula, MT 59802
Phone: 406-258-4770
Fax: 406-258-4857
Services Provided: The Missoula City-County Health Department provides the city and county with numerous services to protect the public health. Programs are listed individually. Search by program name. Programs include: AIDS Testing and Counseling; Breastfeeding Hotline; CHIP; Community Breastfeeding Support; Environmental Health Department; Health Care for the Homeless (HCP); Active Living; Indigent Drug Program; Infectious Disease Program; Joan Fischer Children's Fund; Missoula Valley Water Quality District; Montana Breast and Cervical Health Program; Outpatient Clinic; Parent and Child Support Services; Partnership Health Center; Prenatal & Early Childhood Home Visits; Public Health Emergency Preparedness; Special Health Services - Missoula; Tobacco Free Missoula County; Well Child Exams; Women, Infants and Children Program (WIC).
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 12/5/2018

Nationwide

Organization Name: Le Leche League USA
Address:
Services Provided: The mission of La Leche League USA is to help mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
Original Source: Montana Children's Special Health Services
Last Updated: 2/13/2018