Find resources you can use to promote breastfeeding and support breastfeeding women.
AHS 20-Hour Breastfeeding course
Alberta’s go-to online 20-hour breastfeeding course for healthcare professionals. This free CME-accredited course provides flexible, accredited learning to enhance your breastfeeding knowledge and support skills. The self-paced online modules have been developed for all health care providers working with expectant and breastfeeding families across the continuum of care.
As part of the first three modules in the Foundations for Working with Families series, the following practice support resources are available to download and print.
The Alberta Breastfeeding Committee (ABC) is a team of health care providers, independent breastfeeding experts, and consumers who are dedicated to protecting, promoting and supporting breastfeeding in Alberta. ABC recognizes your dedication to providing specialized lactation skill and knowledge to families around our province.
Breastfeeding Friendly Communities
Recognition of Alberta facilities that achieve BFI
Education & Events:
To encourage, promote and provide peer-based breastfeeding, chestfeeding and human milk feeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society.
At the Newman Breastfeeding Clinic we provide reliable and well-researched information based on 34 years of Dr. Jack Newman’s leadership, experience and our evidence-based practice. We offer real, practical breastfeeding help.
The International Breastfeeding Centre is here to support, encourage and provide help to mothers who would otherwise be disappointed and quit breastfeeding. Our clinical support helps mothers overcome obstacles so they can breastfeed even when struggling with difficulties.
To help with breastfeeding, Dr. Jack Newman personally provides a free email answering service to women and health professionals, maintains this website as a source of reliable breastfeeding information, creates videos for women to learn about breastfeeding.
MULTI-LANGUAGE INFORMATION SHEETS
BREASTFEEDING BASICS FOR THE PRENATAL FAMILY