The Milky Way Lactation Support


What questions do you have about breastfeeding? Guiding Star Wakota offers The Milky Way, a service that supports nursing mothers by providing one-on-one consultation with a Certified Lactation Counselor and a breastfeeding group with other mothers
Lactation Support Includes:
  • Assessment and suggestions for getting a good latch;
  • Troubleshooting for common breastfeeding challenges;
  • Information for adjusting milk supply when needed;
  • Help with how to use and clean a breast pump;
  • Breastmilk storage and usage;
  • Best bottle-feeding practices;
  • General nutrition guidance for breastfeeding women;
  • Easing the transition back to work, including pumping schedule, etc.;
  • Resources/referrals as appropriateThis service is free, and all breastfeeding mothers are welcome! No appointment is necessary, and no insurance is required.

Hours of Service:
One-on-One Breastfeeding Consultation
Mondays and Wednesdays [1:00-5:00 p.m]: Drop in with your baby for one-on-one breastfeeding consultation.

Breastfeeding Support Group
Mondays and Wednesdays [1:00-5:00 p.m]: Drop in with your baby for one-on-one breastfeeding consultation. Lactation cookies, coffee, and tea are served.
 
Child Watch is available for both one-on-one breastfeeding consultation and group support. We look forward to welcoming you and your baby!
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