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    Programs that provide information and instruction concerning appropriate techniques for nursing an infant for expectant parents or new mothers.

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    Ambler Area Nursing Mothers - Nursing Mothers Support ServicesWe are a committed group of trained lay counselors who provide support to Nursing Mothers with non-medical information by telephone and at monthly meetings. Our commitment is to support breastfeeding mothers and their families while promoting the importance of breastfeeding throughout our community.MontgomeryAmbler Area Nursing Mothers' Support Group - Montgomery; AmblerAmbler Area Nursing Mothers
    Boro Women & Family Services - Pregnancy Support ServicesFree Pregnancy Tests Options Counseling Medical Referrals Ultrasound Breastfeeding Information Childbirth Instruction Peer Mentoring ErieBoro Women & Family ServicesBoro Women & Family Services
    Breastfeeding Support Program - Benton Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.ColumbiaTapestry of Health - BentonFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Breast Feeding Support Program - Berwick Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.ColumbiaTapestry of Health - BerwickFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Breast Feeding Support Program - Bloomsburg Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.ColumbiaTapestry of Health - BloomsburgFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Breast Feeding Support Program - Danville Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.MontourTapestry of Health - DanvilleFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Breastfeeding Support Program - Shamokin Dam Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.SnyderTapestry of Health - Shamokin DamFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Breastfeeding Support Program - Shamokin Tapestry of HealthBreastfeeding Peer Counseling and Support. Promotes and supports breastfeeding. A full time Breastfeeding Peer Counselor is available to provide support, education, and resources to mothers who choose to breastfeed, including access to pumping supplies. Please contact the office to learn more about available support groups.NorthumberlandTapestry of Health - ShamokinFamily Health Council of Central Pennsylvania
    Bryn Mawr Hospital - Breast Feeding Mothers Support GroupBreast Feeding Mothers Support Group is a support group for mothers who breastfeed.MontgomeryBryn Mawr Hospital - Montgomery; Bryn MawrBryn Mawr Hospital
    Bryn Mawr Hospital - Prenatal Breast FeedingPrenatal Breast Feeding is designed to offer support for expectant mothers who intend to breastfeed. Services available include: - Breastfeeding Techniques - Steps for Successful Breastfeeding - Information for Coping with Common Situations or Problems (that can occur in the early weeks)MontgomeryBryn Mawr Hospital - Montgomery; Bryn MawrBryn Mawr Hospital
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding SupportWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.Chester*Main Site (Chester County Health Department)Chester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding Support - CoatesvilleWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.ChesterWIC OFFICE COATESVILLEChester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding Support - OxfordWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.ChesterWIC SATELLITE OFFICE OXFORDChester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding Support - PhoenixvilleWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.ChesterWIC SATELLITE OFFICE PHOENIXVILLEChester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding Support - Spring CityWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.ChesterWIC SATELLITE OFFICE SPRING CITYChester County Health Department
    Chester County Health Department - Breastfeeding Support - ToughkenamonWIC provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age 5 who are nutritionally at-risk with nutritious foods, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and a referral system for health and social services.ChesterWIC OFFICE TOUGHKENAMONChester County Health Department
    Conemaugh Health System- Breastfeeding Class/LactationA lactation consultant will teach expectant parents the benefits of breastfeeding as well as techniques needed to successfully breastfeed their baby. CambriaConemaugh Health System- Women's ServicesConemaugh Health System
    Congreso de Latinos Unidos - Breastfeeding SupportThe Breast Feeding Support Service offers breast feeding education and support to pregnant and postpartum women. This service provides practical advice and encouragement to breastfeeding mothers on-site, at local health centers, and by telephone.PhiladelphiaCongreso de Latinos Unidos - Philadelphia; West KensingtonCongreso de Latinos Unidos
    Education, Wellness and Support ServicesOffers programs designed to assist people in taking control of their own health and wellness. From diabetes management programs and classes on prepared childbirth and breastfeeding, to opportunities for yoga, older adult exercise, and smoking cessation. A resource for people to learn about better health and healthy living.MonroeLehigh Valley Hospital - PoconoLehigh Valley Health Network
    Evangelical Community Hospital - The Family Place - Breastfeeding Support ProgramsUnionEvangelical Community Hospital - The Family PlaceEvangelical Community Hospital
    Family First Health -Nurse-Family PartnershipProgram provides prenatal and early childhood nurse home visitation to provide family support and education for first-time mothers during pregnancy and until the child is two years old. - Health assessments - Child development assessments - Nutrition education - Parenting education - Breastfeeding education - Health and safety information - Family support planning - Referrals to community resources and services YorkFamily First Health - George Street CenterFamily First Health
    La Leche League Altoona Site Breastfeeding Support GroupAll breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings. BlairLa Leche League - Altoona Pa SiteLa Leche League of Western PA
    La Leche League - BoyertownAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers free support, encouragement and practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering by phone and at monthly meetings. Answers non-medical questions. Children may attend meetings.BerksLa Leche League - BoyertownLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - Greater EphrataA volunteer organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers mother to mother support, encouragement and practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering. Answers non-medical questions.LancasterLa Leche League - Greater EphrataLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - HarrisburgAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers support, encouragement & practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering. Answers non-medical questions.DauphinLa Leche League - HarrisburgLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - Lancaster EastAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers free support, encouragement and practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering by phone and at monthly meetings. Answers non-medical questions. Children may attend meetings.LancasterLa Leche League - Lancaster EastLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - Lancaster Red RoseAn organization dedicated to helping parents who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers support, encouragement & practical knowledge about breastfeeding and parenting. IN-person, email and phone support.LancasterLa Leche League - Lancaster Red RoseLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - LititzAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers free support, encouragement and practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering by phone and at monthly meetings. Answers non-medical questions. Children may attend meetings.LancasterLa Leche League - LititzLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League of BethlehemAn international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed their children. To help the mother learn to breastfeed her baby. to encourage good mothering through breastfeeding. To promote a better understanding of breastfeeding and related subjects.NorthamptonLa Leche League - BethlehemLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League of BloomsburgAll breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to attend meetings or call a chapter leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are welcome at meetings. Serves Columbia County, including Bloomsburg, Berwick, Mifflinville, Catawissa, and Millville. Residency requirements do not apply and any breastfeeding mother or mother-to-be interested in breastfeeding is welcome to attend.ColumbiaLa Leche League - BloomsburgLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League of Eastern PAAn international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.LancasterLa Leche League of Eastern PALa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League of Lehigh CountyProviding information and support to breastfeeding mothers. LehighLa Leche League - Lehigh CountyLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League of Western PAAn international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.La Leche League of Western PALa Leche League of Western PA
    La Leche League of Western PA - Elk CountyProvides information, encouragement and support meetings to all mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Answers to questions and help available 24 hours.ElkLa Leche League of Western PA - Elk CountyLa Leche League of Western PA
    La Leche League - ReadingAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers free support, encouragement and practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering by phone and at monthly meetings. Answers non-medical questions. Children may attend meetings.BerksLa Leche League - ReadingLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League State College Site Breastfeeding Support GroupAll breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings. CentreLa Leche League State College SiteLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - SusquehannaAn organization dedicated to helping mothers who want to breastfeed their babies. Offers support, encouragement & practical knowledge about breastfeeding and mothering. Answers non-medical questions.LancasterLa Leche League - SusquehannaLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    La Leche League - YorkTo help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and instruction and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother. Support and information to expectant mothers, nursing others and any interested women. Information source for all aspects of breast feeding. All Leaders available by phone for support and encouragement. Meetings held monthly for information and support. YorkLa Leche League - YorkLa Leche League of Eastern PA
    Lancaster General Health Wellness CenterA comprehensive facility that offers programs to both employers and the community at large. It's mission is to enhance the quality of life at every stage, from infancy to the senior years. Classes are available on a variety of topics promoting a healthier lifestyle (i.e., stop smoking, weight management) - Childhood immunizations, a Wellness Library, One-on-One counseling, and health education classes are just a few of the services provided by the Wellness Center LancasterLancaster General Health Wellness CenterPenn Medicine Lancaster General Health
    Lancaster General Health Wellness Center - Support Groups, Classes and EventsSearch for a support group in your community. Search for classes and events in your community. Provides a list of classes, support groups and events in the community that are available to help individuals to navigate the many challenges that arise with the diagnosis of an illness. Many of the groups are led by community volunteers. Support Groups - Diabetes - Amputee - Eating disorder - Autism - Brain Injury - Ehlers Danlos - Fibromyalgia & Chronic Pain - Healing - Lupus - Memory Loss/Caregiver - Multiple Sclerosis - Breastfeeding - Pregnancy loss/Infant death - Stroke - Weight loss - Heart Disease Other Classes/Events - Smoking cessation - Walking club - Yoga - Car seat safety - Child Protect: Free vaccination for children birth to age 18 LancasterLancaster General Health Wellness CenterPenn Medicine Lancaster General Health
    Lancaster General Women & Babies HospitalA medical facility offering maternity and women's services. Also offers basic childbirth and breastfeeding classes. Certified breast health educators offer classes, provide educational counseling and are available to speak to local civic and social groups. Resource materials may be borrowed and Internet access is available.LancasterLancaster General Women & Babies HospitalPenn Medicine Lancaster General Health
    Lifecycle WomanCare - Breastfeeding ServicesProvides support for mothers of newborns to facilitate successful breastfeeding of their infants. - Individual Breastfeeding Services: Provides expertise and support to new mothers for many breastfeeding issues, in person and over the phone. - Breastfeeding Classes: Provides classes on a variety of breastfeeding issues, while providing guidance and support to make breastfeeding as easy and stress-free as possible. - Breastfeeding Support Groups: Facilitates public forums in Rosemont, West Philadelphia, and Phoenixville, where women learn from and support each other through common challenges. DelawareLifecycle WomanCare - Delaware; Bryn MawrLifecycle WomanCare
    Lifecycle WomanCare - Maternity & Birth Services (The Birth Center at LWC)Provides maternity and birth services to women seeking a safe, comfortable, out-of-hospital birth experience in a home-like setting. Focus is on a midwife model providing a high level of personal care and prioritizing uninterrupted skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby immediately after delivery and comprehensive education and support for breastfeeding and lactation. - Prenatal Care: Educates and empowers women receiving prenatal care to be partners in their care. - Labor & Birth: Provides support to allow women to lead their own labor and birth process with LWC’s guidance from nurses and midwive. Throughout labor and birth, our team monitors both mother and baby and provides all support and care needed by the laboring mother. Partners with experienced OB/GYN and pediatric physicians, who are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week, should any issues arise. - Post-partum Care: Newborn babies remain with their mothers, providing uninterrupted family bonding and an opportunity for new parents to immediately begin caring for their infants. Most families take their babies home within six to 12 hours after birth, and LWC nurses provide home visits or visits at LWC within 24 to 36 hours after birth. DelawareLifecycle WomanCare - Delaware; Bryn MawrLifecycle WomanCare
    Lifeline of Berks County"Educating women about their pregnancy options and providing life-affirming and family support services to residents of Berks County facing an unexpected pregnancy. Offers: - Free pregnancy test with ultrasound confirmation for qualified clients - Free STI testing for Gonorrhea and Chlamydia - Help with decision making - Community referrals for medical care, housing, drug and alcohol counseling, and professional counseling - Emergency diaper, formula, and baby clothes - Adoption information - Verification for maternal health insurance - Reproductive health education - Maternity clothes - Breast feeding help - Child development from conception to birth - Pregnancy and parenting classes for moms and dads" BerksLifeline of Berks CountyLifeline of Berks County
    New Bloomfield Office - Maternal Child HealthThe Maternal Child Health program is a full service program providing comprehensive physical, emotional and instructive nursing, medical social work support, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy when needed for mothers and their children. Includes pre-and post-natal care and instruction; assistance with infants and children up to age 18, will skilled medical needs. Care can include assisting caregiver with IV medications or tube feedings or providing ongoing in-home therapy.PerryVisiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania (New Bloomfield)Visiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania, Inc.
    NewBorn Concepts - Lactation ConsultationPrivate session to resolve breastfeeding challenges.Chester*Main Site (NewBorn Concepts)NewBorn Concepts
    Nursing Mothers Advisory Council - Counselor TrainingCounselor Training Class: Join Us! Become a counseling volunteer and offer guidance and encouragement to other breastfeeding moms in the Philadelphia area. It does involve a fee. Please note that you must have breastfed for 6 months or more to become an NMAC counselor.MontgomeryNursing Mothers Advisory Council - Montgomery; AmblerNursing Mothers Advisory Council
    Pre-natal Breastfeeding BasicsThis class offers information and guidance on breastfeeding techniques for new and expectant mothers.DauphinMohler Senior CenterPenn State Hershey Medical Center
    St. Mary Medical Center - Breastfeeding Resource Center Support GroupSupport group for breastfeeding moms and babies.BucksSt. Mary Medical Center - Maternity ServicesSt. Mary Medical Center
    United States Department of Health and Human Services - Womenshealth.govInformation regarding common breastfeeding challengesUnited States Department of Health and Human ServicesUnited States Department of Health and Human Services
    UPMC Altoona Breastfeeding ClassesEducational class for mother who wish to breastfeed their infantBlairUPMC Altoona Breastfeeding ClassesUPMC Altoona
    UPMC Susquehanna - Childbirth EducationOffer a variety of classes for prospective parents, including the Baby Cafe, childbirth classes, breastfeeding classes, a tour of The Birthplace, sibling classes, Boot Camp for new dads, Happiest Baby on the Block. The Baby Cafe, tour of The Birthplace, and Boot Camp for New Dads are free.LycomingUPMC Susquehanna - Family Center for Reproductive HealthUPMC Susquehanna
    Upper Dauphin Office - Maternal Child HealthThe Maternal Child Health program is a full service program providing comprehensive physical, emotional and instructive nursing, medical social work support, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy when needed for mothers and their children. Includes pre-and post-natal care and instruction; assistance with infants and children up to age 18, will skilled medical needs. Care can include assisting caregiver with IV medications or tube feedings or providing ongoing in-home therapy.DauphinVNACPA - Upper Dauphin OfficeVisiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania, Inc.
    Visiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania (Harrisburg) - Maternal Child HealthThe Maternal Child Health program is a full service program providing comprehensive physical, emotional and instructive nursing, medical social work support, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapy when needed for mothers and their children. Includes pre-and post-natal care and instruction; assistance with infants and children up to age 18, will skilled medical needs. Care can include assisting caregiver with IV medications or tube feedings or providing ongoing in-home therapy.DauphinVisiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania (Harrisburg)Visiting Nurse Association of Central Pennsylvania, Inc.
    WIC - EastonThe WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program safeguards the health of women, infants and children by providing access to nutrition services during pregnancy, infancy and early childhood. Maternal and Family Health Services administers WIC services in 16 Pennsylvania counties. WIC Services include: nutrition education, vouchers to help families purchase nutritious foods, breastfeeding education and support, Immunization record checks, iron deficiency screenings, dental health counseling, individual counseling and referrals for other health and human services.NorthamptonWIC Program - EastonMaternal and Family Health Services Inc.
    WIC - Liberty StreetThe WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program safeguards the health of women, infants and children by providing access to nutrition services during pregnancy, infancy and early childhood. Maternal and Family Health Services administers WIC services in 16 Pennsylvania counties. WIC Services include: nutrition education, vouchers to help families purchase nutritious foods, breastfeeding education and support, Immunization record checks, iron deficiency screenings, dental health counseling, individual counseling and referrals for other health and human services.LehighWIC Program - Lehigh County - Liberty StreetMaternal and Family Health Services Inc.
    WIC - Maternal and Family Health Services Inc. - Jermyn WIC CenterHelps pregnant women, new mothers, and children up to age 5 learn about nutrition, make healthy food choices, and improve overall health. Participants receive education on infant and child feeding, breast feeding, child development information and assessments, and vouchers to purchase healthy foods at grocery stores and local farmers markets.LackawannaMaternal and Family Health Services Inc. - Lackawanna CountyMaternal and Family Health Services Inc.
    WIC Program - CarbonThe WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program safeguards the health of women, infants and children by providing access to nutrition services during pregnancy, infancy and early childhood. Maternal and Family Health Services administers WIC services in 16 Pennsylvania counties. WIC Services include: nutrition education, vouchers to help families purchase nutritious foods, breastfeeding education and support, Immunization record checks, iron deficiency screenings, dental health counseling, individual counseling and referrals for other health and human services.CarbonWIC Program - CarbonMaternal and Family Health Services Inc.
    Women's Care Center of Erie County - Main Administrative Office - Breastfeeding Basics ClassA certified lactation specialist will teach the many health benefits for baby, latch and breastfeeding holds, and common breastfeeding problems and remedies.ErieWomen's Care Center of Erie County - Main Administrative OfficeWomen's Care Center of Erie County
    Women's Choice Network - MonroevilleWomen's Choice Network empowers women and men to make life-affirming decisions. Provides medical services including pregnancy testing, STD screening, limited ultrasounds,and medical consultation.AlleghenyWomen's Choice NetworkWomen's Choice Network
    Women's Choice Network - North SideWomen's Choice Network empowers women and men to make life-affirming decisions. Provides medical services including pregnancy testing, STD screening, limited ultrasounds,and medical consultation.AlleghenyWomen's Choice NetworkWomen's Choice Network
    Women's Choice Network - OaklandWomen's Choice Network empowers women and men to make life-affirming decisions. Provides medical services including pregnancy testing, STD screening, limited ultrasounds,and medical consultation.AlleghenyWomen's Choice NetworkWomen's Choice Network
    Women's Choice Network - WexfordWomen's Choice Network empowers women and men to make life-affirming decisions. Provides medical services including pregnancy testing, STD screening, limited ultrasounds,and medical consultation.AlleghenyWomen's Choice NetworkWomen's Choice Network

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