An Internationally Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) is available for consultation and trained peer counselors are on staff for added guidance and support. Peer Counselors can be reached on our warm line by calling or texting to answer questions or assist with problems you may be having with breastfeeding (also available after hours). (660-570-1677)
Latch and Learn
“Latch and Learn” is a monthly breastfeeding support group held the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 11:30 a.m. in the Education Room at the Health Department. This is an open discussion group available to pregnant and breastfeeding mothers and their support persons that want to learn more about the ins and outs of breastfeeding from other mothers and trained breastfeeding professionals.