La Leche League of Skagit County
Description: La Leche League is a non-profit, non-governmental and non-sectarian organization committed to supporting breastfeeding families.
La Leche League of Skagit County holds two monthly mother-to-mother breastfeeding support meetings:
1st Mondays at 6:00 p.m., 320 Pacific Place, Mount Vernon, WA
3rd Saturdays at 10:00 a.m., Central United Methodist Church, 1013 Polte Road, Sedro-Woolley, WA (park in back)
Mothers, partners and nurslings all welcome!
Lindsey Bass, WIC on NASWI Seaplane Base
Description: WIC stands for Women, Infants, and Children, and is an income-based supplemental nutrition program for Pregnant, Breastfeeding, and Postpartum Women, Infants, and Children under the age of five. Here at the WIC office on base we serve families with a military ID that live in Washington. Families that receive WIC will receive nutrition and breastfeeding information, support, and referrals, as well as checks for healthy foods.
Whidbey Island Breastfeeding Coalition
Description: The mission of the Whidbey Island Breastfeeding Coalition is to promote, protect and support breastfeeding as a vital part of the health and development of children and their families. Whidbey Island Breastfeeding Coalition strives to implement this mission in our rural and diverse community.
Miri Levi, Just Living Healthcare
Description: Miri is a Family and Women's Health Nurse Practitioner and an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She provides lactation consultations for breastfeeding moms and babies in their homes in Anacortes, Oak Harbor, La Connor and Mt Vernon. Miri is also available for sick visits for minor acute illnesses such as the flu, colds, strep throat and bladder infections as well as consultations regarding birth control or other women's health issues. Help with postpartum depression, childbirth and breastfeeding classes, and help with infant sleep is also available. Miri accepts most health insurance plans and can prescribe medication when needed.
Madison Dinsmoor, Breast Friends Lactation
Description: I am an IBCLC in training and Certified Lactation Educator serving Whidbey Island and surrounding areas. I offer postpartum care bags, placenta encapsulation, and prenatal breastfeeding classes. My services are affordable so all families can benefit from them and I hope to help you in your journey through motherhood.