Breastfeeding Support

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WIC is here to help. Mom breastfeeding her infant

Help Your Baby Get Off to a Healthy Start...Breastfeed!  

The California WIC Program provides education and support to families to meet their breastfeeding goals.

Breastfeeding Education and Support, includes: 

  • Individual and peer group breastfeeding counseling
  • Referral to lactation specialists (breastfeeding specialists) if you have any breastfeeding difficulties
  • Education for parents and other family members
  • Education and guidance for delivery experience 
  • Breastpumps for qualifying participants

Breastfeeding provides the best food for infants and many health benefits for parents and babies that last for years.

Did you know that breastmilk has MORE of what babies need?  Breastmilk compared to formula - English I Spanish

 

Mom breastfeeding her baby

Breastfeeding Support 

 

‚ÄčMom laying down and breastfeeding her baby

Breastfeeding Resources 

 

mom holding her baby in her arms and breastfeeding

Breastpump User Instructions and Resources