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

MonthWeekDay
September 2021
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
August 29, 2021 August 30, 2021

10:00 am: Latch and Learn: Return to Work while Breastfeeding

August 31, 2021

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

September 1, 2021

7:00 pm: Me Breastfeed VIRTUAL prenatal class

September 2, 2021

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

1:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Breastfeeding Beyond a Year... Why?

September 3, 2021 September 4, 2021
September 5, 2021 September 6, 2021 September 7, 2021

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

September 8, 2021 September 9, 2021

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

1:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Two become Three

September 10, 2021 September 11, 2021
September 12, 2021 September 13, 2021 September 14, 2021

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

September 15, 2021

7:00 pm: Me Breastfeed VIRTUAL prenatal class

September 16, 2021

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

September 17, 2021 September 18, 2021
September 19, 2021 September 20, 2021 September 21, 2021

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

September 22, 2021 September 23, 2021

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

1:00 pm: Beyond the Basics: Breastfeeding, Babies and the Dinner Table

September 24, 2021 September 25, 2021
September 26, 2021 September 27, 2021 September 28, 2021

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

September 29, 2021

7:00 pm: Me Breastfeed VIRTUAL prenatal class

September 30, 2021 October 1, 2021 October 2, 2021

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.”