Frequently Asked Questions

Parents continue to breastfeed their toddler. The benefits continue long term. Everyone looks happy!

What do the letters IBCLC stand for?

The title IBCLC stands for International Board Certified Lactation Consultant .

This professional certification is the credentialing gold standard for working in the lactation consulting field.

This healthcare specialist focuses on breastfeeding support, teaching the benefits of breastfeeding, and attending

to the needs and concerns of both Mother and Baby.

For more information follow the links below.

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine 

www.bfmed.org

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners

www.iblce.org

International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA)

www.ilca.org

newborn receiving skin to skin contact in his Mothers loving arms. Close contact aids in bonding.

What is a Midwife?

A midwife cares for women and their families during the childbirth cycle. We give care prenatally, during labor and birth, and throughout the postpartum period. This care includes breastfeeding initiation and ongoing lactation support. As midwives the breastfeeding success rate for our clients is very high.

For more information visit:

www.mana.org 

 Debra Day, Midwife, IBCLC giving  breastfeeding support, correcting the newborns latch.

What are our services and what can I expect at the visits ?

In home prenatal consultation

In home initial consultation

In home Follow Up

In home consultation for multiples

In home follow up for multiples

In home using the breast pump consult

In home going back to work consult

Packages

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Classes

Office visits

Group classes

Ongoing support group gathering

phone/text/email contact

video consult