This page was created for Connecticut WIC staff to access all State developed breastfeeding resources in one place.  Resources posted to this page are intended for State and local agency staff only.
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Breastfeeding may prevent postpartum smoking relapse

August 1-7, 2015 World Breastfeeding Week

The focus for World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is to support the Mother-Friendly Workplace Initiative. This campaign will show support for all women who are employed and have children and/or are breastfeeding. Visit the WBW website to learn more about this annual celebration.



Connecticut Breastfeeding Coalition’s (CBC) Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite Program

This program aims to recognize those worksites that are supporting breastfeeding employees. Visit the CBC website to learn how to become a Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite Program.


Breastfeeding Content Sheets
The Breastfeeding Content Sheets were developed by the Local agency Breastfeeding Coordinators workgroup for WIC nutrition staff to provide consistent messaging on breastfeeding promotion and support.  It is expected that the Breastfeeding Content Sheets will be used for training new staff and reminding veteran staff of key information about common breastfeeding topics.  Content sheets are not to be distributed to participants.

Breastfeeding Outreach Presentation
WIC Breastfeeding Outreach Presentation June 2014.ppt
Additional Resources
Local Agency Breastfeeding Coordinators
Upcoming Meetings
Friday October 21, 2016 12:00-3:30 pm.  Meriden Health Department 2nd Floor-Teen Room
Quarterly Meetings
July 16, 2015

April 17, 2015
January 16, 2015
October 17, 2014
July 18, 2014
April 11, 2014 
Breastfeeding Numbered Memos