Please reach out to us if you have any breastfeeding questions, or are having trouble establishing breastfeeding with your newborn. Lactation appointments are available for all patients at our San Pablo Avenue office 4 days a week (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday).
The following are some helpful links which may answer some of your questions.
Kiwi Breastfeeding Classes
Check out one of our monthly breastfeeding classes.
- Breastfeeding Basics Class: Held the first Thursday of every month
- Upcoming dates: June 1, July 6, August 10, September 7, October 5, November 2, December 7
- Breastfeeding Back to Work Class: Held the first Tuesday of every month
- Upcoming dates: June 6, July 18, August 8, September 5, October 3, November 7, December 5
Breastfeeding Videos: The Global Health Media Project has many videos in a variety of languages
American Academy of Pediatrics: Breastfeeding resources in English and Spanish
Kelly Mom Website: Evidenced based information from a International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC)
La Leche League of Oakland/Berkeley: Mother-to-mother support for breastfeeding
Alta Bates Lactation Program: Offers breastfeeding support classes and individual lactation consultations
LactMed: A comprehensive database to look up the safety of medications/supplements for breastfeeding mothers
East Bay Lactation Associates: Offer individual breastfeeding support