Southern Maryland Breastfeeding Alliance

SMBAThe Southern Maryland Breastfeeding Alliance is an association of health-care providers and breastfeeding advocates whose mission is to promote and support breastfeeding in Southern Maryland through community outreach, advocacy, and professional development.  For information, contact Becky Butler, IBCLC, group coordinator (301-643-9881).

Community Breastfeeding Resources Guide-2017

Lactation Services Services to Public
La Leche League
301-684-8235  Christina Fowlkes, LLLL; Jaymie Lewis, LLLL: Amy Hutson, LLLL; Kara Dudley, LLLL        http://llofsomd.weebly.com
support group, free phone counseling, home visits
Milky Way
Becky Butler, IBCLC
La Plata, 301-643-9881
milkywaybreastfeeding.com
consultations, home visits, breastpump sales and rentals, breastfeeding classes
Nurturing Necessities
Betty Ellis, IBCLC; Kelly McKenny, IBCLC
Prince Frederick, 410-414-5414
calverthospital.org
consultations, breastpump sales and rentals, nursing bra fitting, support group, breastfeeding classes
Medstar St. Mary’s Hospital Breastfeeding Resource Center
Trina Gardiner, IBCLC; Summer Seastrand, IBCLC; Pam Shaw, IBCLC
Leonardtown, 301-997-6505
consultations, breastpump sales and rentals, nursing bra fitting, support group, breastfeeding classes
Southern Maryland WIC Program
Susan Simpson, IBCLC
301-475-4362
Uranus Mapson, Peer Counselor,
301-609-6850
breastfeeding support, food package, breastpumps for income-eligible clients
Sue Davison, IBCLC
301-997-1990
phone counseling
Breastfeeding Coalition of the Uniformed Services
Liz Flight, IBCLC 757-618-6311
phone and worksite support for military families
Medstar Southern MD Hospital                   breastfeeding classes
301-877-5740

Support Group Meetings

La Leche League
Last Wed AM (Charles); 1st Fri AM & 3rd Thurs PM (St. Mary’s); 1st Mon AM (Prince Frederick)
Nurturing Necessities
Wednesday afternoons 1:30-3:30 (Prince Frederick)
Medstar St. Mary’s Hospital
Wednesday mornings 10-12 (Leonardtown)
Medstar So MD Hospital
Thursday mornings 10 am (Clinton-301-877-4863)