Resource List

RESOURCES

Momma’s Village-Fayetteville, Inc is your local, one-stop place for all local resources. If you are looking for more information on birthing, breastfeeding, and postpartum support in the Black community, here are some helpful links:

Lactation Consultation                                                                                                            Alpha & Omega Lactation Services                                                                                 Provides lactation counseling and consultations from IBCLCs and CLCs of color serving Fayetteville, NC and surrounding areas. TRICARE Prime, Active Duty & Select, Medicaid, BCBS currently accepted.

Informational Websites

KellyMom.com: Breastfeeding and Parenting

Provides mothers with evidence-based answers to any breastfeeding topics

Newman Breastfeeding Clinic and Institute

Breastfeeding resources and informational videos

Infant Risk Center

Dr. Hale provides evidence-based information on the use of medications while breastfeeding

North Carolina Breastfeeding Coalition (NCBC)                                                                Provides resources to support breastfeeding families, businesses, and childcare facilities.

Womenshealth.gov

How-to information and support to help women breastfeed successfully

Work and Pump

Support and information for working mothers

National Association of Professional and Peer Lactation Supporters of Color

Find a lactation professional of color

International Lactation Consultant Association

Find a lactation consultant

LactMed

A database of information on drugs and other chemicals and their possible effects in the nursing infant

Free to Breastfeed

Black Breastfeeding stories and experiences

Black Breastfeeding 360

A comprehensive multi-media content library of resources, perspectives and voices of the Black breastfeeding experience

Breastfeeding Advocacy and Support

R.O.S.E

Programs that include breastfeeding clubs for moms

Black Mothersโ€™ Breastfeeding Association

Providing resources and support to African American breastfeeding families