Welcome to the New York Statewide Breastfeeding Coalition. The NYSBC is an advocacy, not for profit organization focusing on issues that affect breastfeeding.
Please enjoy these photos from our recent March 21 conference - thank to you our photographer, Melissa Lawlor, CNM, RN, IBCLC! Thank you to everyone who joined us for a wonderful day with Cathy Genna, BS, IBCLC!
More than 20 Years of Protection for Nursing Mothers!
In 1994 a mother visiting a mall in Latham NY, took a break from shopping to nurse her baby. A security guard told her to stop breastfeeding or leave. Mothers rallied their support and organized a nurse-in. This is their story.