Tag: support

Our Proclamation

If you perused one of our earliest blog posts, you may have stumbled on the Breastfeeding Family Friendly Community (BFFC) Designation post: BFFC Designation. In the blog post, there was a mentioning of getting a proclamation signed by the mayor to add extra support… Continue Reading “Our Proclamation”

Breastfeeding Family Fun Day

World Breastfeeding Week 2021: August 1-7 Learn More: World Association for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) Indigenous Breastfeeding Week: August 8-14 Learn More: Indigenous Milk Medicine Collective Asian American, Native Hawaiian, & Pacific Islander Breastfeeding Week (AANHPI): August 15-21 Learn More: Asian & Pacific Islander Breastfeeding… Continue Reading “Breastfeeding Family Fun Day”

Indiana Wic + South Bend Cubs + Mamava

As part of our Breastfeeding Family Friendly Community Designation, we have put a major focus on providing South Bend, IN with more opportunities to nurse in public, both publicly and privately (if desired). We did some surveying and found that our local stadium for… Continue Reading “Indiana Wic + South Bend Cubs + Mamava”

Breastfeeding Friendly Window Clings

Breastfeeding Family Friendly Community Designation

Objectives of Designation: Help make breastfeeding the norm within the community so and help improve the health trajectory for future generations. Enhance breastfeeding education and support at the local level. Send the message that our community respects the breastfeeding family’s desire to breastfeed. Help… Continue Reading “Breastfeeding Family Friendly Community Designation”