August is National Breastfeeding Month!
The Breastfeeding Promotion Act
The Breastfeeding Promotion Act includes two provisions that would protect and expand working mother's right to breastfeed by:
Learn more at www.usbreastfeeding.org. Look under the Legistation and Policy tab.
Contact your US legistator here:
Divorce and Breastfeeding Issues Resource:
Breastfeeding Saves Dollars and Makes Sense
Contact your US congressional representative and inform them that breastfeeding is good for families, employers and the economy. Tell them that congressional action is urgently needed to remove barriers to breastfeeding success. We need improved workplace accomodations, imporved maternity care practices, and improved consumer protections regarding infant formula labeling and marketing claims.
Information and resources are available here: