Organized in 1996, Sonoma County Breastfeeding Coalition is a community organization. The coalition is 100% supported by community members comprised of physicians, lactation consultants, nurses, dieticians and breastfeeding supporters representing local WIC agencies, hospitals, health clinics, private practices and community providers.
The Child Parenting Institute (CPI) provides nonprofit status to the
Sonoma County Breastfeeding Coalition.
To learn more about Child Parenting Institute, click here.
To educate and empower women to breastfeed; to encourage breastfeeding-friendly attitudes, policies, and images in the community; to promote unity among breastfeeding professionals and advocates; and to increase public awareness of the value of breastfeeding.
Second Tuesday of the Month 12-1:00pm
Santa Rosa WIC
(currently holding virtual meetings)
Any member of the community who has an interest in supporting and promoting breastfeeding is welcome to join us at our meetings. Membership is not required to attend. Please click the Contact Us button to request more information.
WHAT WE DO
Our coalition supports local initiatives that promote breastfeeding, creates educational tools for healthcare providers in the community, and raises money through our annual breastfeeding conference.
Breastfeeding in Public Cards
Superwoman Water Bottles
Milk Bank Drive
Provider Supplementation Scripts
Breastfeedig Resource Guide
Healthcare Provider Education