ABOUT US

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.

MISSION

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.

MEETINGS

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.

ADVOCACY

Breastfeeding in Public Cards

Superwoman Water Bottles

Milk Bank Drive

Provider Supplementation Scripts

Breastfeedig Resource Guide

SUPPORT

EDUCATION

Annual Conferences

Healthcare Provider Education

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