Welcome to the State of California 

Breastfeeding Families

Breastfeeding Home Page

California Laws
Information on human milk banking, breastfeeding rights, and working and breastfeeding

Educational Materials for Breastfeeding Families
Handouts and Information Sheets from the WIC Program

Going Back to Work or School
For mothers, employers, child care workers. Includes the Lactation Accommodation Law

The “Right to Breastfeeding in Public” Card has been created in response to reports that mothers were told to stop breastfeeding despite the fact that they are granted the right to breastfeed by California law

It’s Only Natural
Public education campaign that aims to raise awareness among African American women of the importance of and benefits associated with breastfeeding and provide helpful tips

Strategies to Prevent Obesity and Other Chronic Diseases: The CDC Guide to Strategies to Support Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies (2013)
Provides state and local community members information to choose the breastfeeding intervention strategy that best meets their needs.

Women, Infants and Children Program
The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) is a federally-funded health and nutrition program for women, infants, and children

 

 

 
 
Last modified on: 5/27/2014 4:00 PM