Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care
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Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care

Child care providers can make a big difference in helping a new mother continue to breastfeed when she returns to work. Being breastfeeding-friendly can increase the length of time babies are breastfed, leading to healthier outcomes for baby and mom.

Become a Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Provider

Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Training

This training covers breastfeeding benefits and up-to-date recommendations for feeding infants. Learn how you can improve breastfeeding support at your child care center.

Register for Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Tranining
Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Training Materials

Find a Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Provider

See a list of local Breastfeeding Friendly Organizations in Boulder County facilities.

Use this guidance to find a breastfeeding friendly child care provider.

Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care Programs in Boulder County

We are recognizing and promoting child care centers that have made breastfeeding support a priority. To receive the Breastfeeding Friendly designation, centers must:

  • Meet all 6 criteria
  • Meet with Child Health Promotion (CHP) program staff to complete a pre-assessment and develop an action plan based on the assessment results.
  • Attend one (1) three-hour training session.
  • Complete the post-assessment and conduct an on-site review with CHP staff to establish that 10 criteria were met.

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Child Health Promotion (CHP) Program

Main: 303-413-7500
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Boulder
3482 Broadway
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Hours: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. M-F