Breastfeeding

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In-person

Classes are held at a physical location with a classroom experience.

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Virtual

Classes are held online via Microsoft Teams.

Understanding breastfeeding
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Learn the breastfeeding basics from a certified lactation specialist. This class will cover the benefits of breastfeeding, positioning/latch, hunger signs, how to tell if your baby is getting enough to eat and more. You’ll also get tips on pumping and breast milk storage.

This class is billed to insurance, please verify with your insurance on coverage amount.

Breastfeeding support groups
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Free, in-person breastfeeding support. Safety measures are in place. You’ll need to wear a mask and complete a health screening when you arrive. Only mom and nursing baby are permitted to attend. Registration is not required.


Tuesday - 10 am to 11 am PLEASE NOTE: In January 2023 this support group offering will switch to Wednesday 10am to 11am

Spectrum Health Zeeland Community Hospital
8333 Felch Street
Zeeland, MI 49464


Tuesday - 12:30 pm to 2 pm

Spectrum Health South Pavilion
80 68th Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49548


Thursday - 12:30 pm to 2 pm

Spectrum Health Healthier Communities
665 Seward Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504


Saturday - 10:30 am to 12 pm

Spectrum Health Healthier Communities
665 Seward Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Virtual breastfeeding support
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Schedule a video visit with a lactation peer counselor at 616.391.9437.

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