Local Breastfeeding Resources
- La Leche League
Helps mothers to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and promotes a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
- Arkansas Department of Health WIC
Breastfeeding Arkansas Department of Health WIC Breastfeeding Help Line: 1-800-445-6175.
Located in Little Rock, this line is answered Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. by lactation specialists. There is no charge for information and advice.
- Expressly For You
A breastfeeding store located onthe campus of Baptist Hospital in Little Rock. In addition to selling breastfeeding-related products, EFY has a lactation consultant on staff to answer your questions via email, telephone, or in-person consultation.
- International Board Certified Lactation Consultant
To find an IBCLC (International Board Certified Lactation Consultant) in your area, contact the Arkansas Department of Health or your local hospital.