Protecting, Promoting and Supporting Breastfeeding: A Practical Workbook for Community-Based Programs (2nd Edition)
A practical guide developed in partnership by the Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program (CPNP) and Breastfeeding Committee for Canada (BCC) to support, promote and protect community-based breastfeeding programs and initiatives. Nine (9) core strategies and practical suggestions are discussed to assist communities in implementation and evaluation of breastfeeding support programs during various stages of pregnancy and post-partum support. Case studies, end-users’ testimonials, lessons learned are examined to provide valuable lessons and real-life examples to mitigate gaps and barriers in breastfeeding programs. Useful tools and resources are included in the toolkit for health professionals and community mentors/users to successfully execute community-based breastfeeding programs.
December 17, 2014
Public Health Agency of Canada
Case Study, Guide, Report, Toolkit