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 Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association

Providing resources and support to African American breastfeeding families