Websites and Organizations
La Leche League International
La Leche League groups meet in communities throughout the world. Chances are, there is one near you. Moms and Moms-to-be are always welcome. At an LLL meeting you will find knowledgeable leaders and other breastfeeding moms. LLL meetings are great places to get help with breastfeeding challenges, get your questions answered, and make new friends! LLL leaders are also available for one-on-one help and support. In addition, the LLL website offers a wealth of information as well as breastfeeding discussion forums.
International Lactation Consultant Association
If you are looking for professional assistance, you can find a certified lactation consultant here, as well as information about how to become a lactation consultant.
The Adoptive Breastfeeding Resource Website
This site has information and support for parents of adopted children on how they can breastfeed. Includes articles, a discussion forum, and FAQ. Also good for moms who have stopped breastfeeding and want to restart.
A doula can give you invaluable support during your pregnancy, birth and postpartum period. Here you will find information about doulas as well as a directory so you can find a doula in your neighborhood.
Attachment Parenting International
A great resource for parents who would like to practice attachment parenting.
What to Expect
Everything you need to know about what to expect during pregnancy and during the first years of your child's life.