BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUPS IN PORTLAND
Zenana Spa offers lactation services by appointment through Natural Latch.
Where: Zenana Spa and Wellness Center, 2024 SE Clinton St.
When: Mondays, 12:30 – 1:45 PM
Cost: First visit is free; $5 for each visit thereafter
La Leche League. is another great resource for breastfeeding help. Located in several areas; please call or visit the website for the location best for you.
And Nursing Mothers Counsel offers classes across town in addition to free telephone consultations for breastfeeding questions. (I’ve used them and they are fantastic.) The number is 503 282 3338.
If you had a hospital birth, you should also check to see if the hospital has lactation consultants on staff. Often they are available to consult for free, and may even make house visits.
Compiled by Ali Wilkinson