Grand Opening of Holyoke Health Center’s Breastfeeding Resource Center
Holyoke, MA – Join the Holyoke Health Center in celebrating the grand opening of the Holyoke Breastfeeding Resource Center on Tuesday August 27, 2013 from noon to 2pm. Located on the second floor of the Holyoke Health Center’s 230 Maple Street building, the Holyoke Breastfeeding Resource Center welcomes visitors and potential members to visit and become familiar with the program.
The Holyoke Breastfeeding Resource Center is a collaborative effort between the Holyoke Health Center, Holyoke WIC Program, and the Birthing Center at Holyoke Medical Center. The Resource Center offers twice weekly drop-in breastfeeding support groups led by a bilingual breastfeeding counselor, individual lactation consultations, and peer counseling. Breastfeeding individuals are able to obtain breast pumps and get support with returning to work, school, and with bottle feeding their children. All services are free and open to the public. The Holyoke Breastfeeding Resource Center is open on Tuesdays from 1-2:30 pm and on Fridays from 9:30-11 am.
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