Welcome to the New York Statewide Breastfeeding Coalition. The NYSBC is an advocacy,     not for profit organization focusing on issues that affect breastfeeding.


SAVE the DATE:  March 22, 2018 

NYSBC Annual Conference


NYSBC Conference Registration


Hilton Garden Inn, Troy, NY

Keynote Presenter:  Liz Brooks, JD, IBCLC


Dr. Ruth Lawrence

Trish MacEnroe, Executive Director, Baby Friendly USA

Melissa Lawlor, CNM, IBCLC



Please enjoy these photos from our 2017 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.