Weaving Our Common Threads

The Breastfeeding Buddies and Manulife Centre for Community Health Research have produced a short film about our shared vision to build supportive breastfeeding communities through community-based peer support and collaboration.

This Canadian film is intended to be an engaging learning resource for programs offering breastfeeding education, promotion and support.

The film can be viewed in its entirety (60 minutes) or in shorter chapters that address:
Dispelling Common Myths and Overcoming Barriers
Supportive Partners
About Breastfeeding Buddies and Peer Support
Community Support & Public Breastfeeding

Available at no cost thanks to a Community Breastfeeding Project Grant from Best Start Resource Centre, by Health Nexus

Full Video:

Part 1: Introduction

Part 2: Dispelling Common Myths

Part 3: Partner Support

Part 4: Breastfeeding Buddies & Community Support

Part 5: Community & Peer Support

Part 6: Public Breastfeeding

Part 7: Conclusion

Join us!

Poster for Walk and Talk Community Event August 18 in Victoria Park

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