The Breastfeeding Buddies are here to help you meet #yourbreastfeedinggoals
Our community based peer support program aims to bridge the gap between hospital, community, and home.

Programs

Events in September 2022

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
August 28, 2022 August 29, 2022 August 30, 2022(1 event)

10:00 am: Virtual Latch and Learn! Topic: Nighttime Breastfeeding

August 31, 2022 September 1, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Walk & Talk

2:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: When Two becomes Three

September 2, 2022 September 3, 2022
September 4, 2022 September 5, 2022 September 6, 2022(1 event)

10:00 am: Virtual Latch and Learn! Topic: Coping with Crying

September 7, 2022(1 event)

7:00 pm: Me Breastfeed VIRTUAL prenatal class

September 8, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Walk & Talk

2:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Breastfeeding, Babies and the Dinner Table

September 9, 2022 September 10, 2022
September 11, 2022 September 12, 2022 September 13, 2022(1 event)

10:00 am: Virtual Latch and Learn! Topic: Person to Parent

September 14, 2022 September 15, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Walk & Talk

2:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Under One... Breastfeeding FUN!

September 16, 2022 September 17, 2022(1 event)

9:30 am: Me Breastfeed Prenatal Class- IN PERSON

September 18, 2022 September 19, 2022(1 event)

12:00 pm: Breastfeeding Buddies Playgroup!

September 20, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Virtual Latch and Learn! Topic: Latching isn't Easy

12:00 pm: Breastfeeding Buddies Playgroup!

September 21, 2022(1 event)

7:00 pm: Me Breastfeed VIRTUAL prenatal class

September 22, 2022(1 event)

10:00 am: Walk & Talk

September 23, 2022 September 24, 2022
September 25, 2022 September 26, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Latch & Learn Drop-In: All about Supply

12:00 pm: Breastfeeding Buddies Playgroup!

September 27, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Virtual Latch and Learn! Topic: It's all about Milk Supply

12:00 pm: Breastfeeding Buddies Playgroup!

September 28, 2022 September 29, 2022(2 events)

10:00 am: Walk & Talk

2:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Breastfeeding in Public/in Virtual Meetings

September 30, 2022 October 1, 2022

Did you know that the Breastfeeding Buddies program of the Waterloo Region recently received a grant from the Lyle S. Hallman Foundation to expand peer breastfeeding support?

The campaign will mobilize many levels of partnerships to improve hospital-to-community supports and engage with priority populations to increase breastfeeding rates across Waterloo Region.

Stay tuned for updates on “The Building Supportive Breastfeeding Communities Campaign.”