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Connecting NJ to Host Breastfeeding Workshop on May 20

Benefits of Breastfeeding Workshop May 20, 2024 at 10AM

Connecting NJ is excited to announce an upcoming breastfeeding workshop on Monday, May 20, 2024 at 10:30AM designed to provide you with essential knowledge and support as you embark on this beautiful journey of motherhood. This event requires registration, register here.

Led by experienced lactation experts, this workshop will cover everything you need to know about breastfeeding, from the basics of latch and positioning to tips and tricks to troubleshoot common challenges like increasing your milk supply. Whether you're a first-time parent or looking to enhance your breastfeeding experience, this session is for you!

Topics we'll cover include:

  • Benefits of breastfeeding for both baby and mom.
  • Tips for establishing a successful breastfeeding relationship and establishing a lasting milk supply.
  • Common breastfeeding challenges and how to overcome them.
  • Building a support network for your breastfeeding journey.

Plus, you'll have the opportunity to connect with other parents, ask questions, and gain confidence in your breastfeeding journey.

Don't miss out on this invaluable opportunity to empower yourself with knowledge and support. Register now to secure your spot! We can't wait to see you there.

Connecting NJ, a program at CJFHC, is committed to enhancing the quality of life for pregnant individuals, parents, and caregivers with young children of all backgrounds. Connecting NJ’s Resource Specialists act as bridges, linking families to free or low-cost supportive wellness resources tailored to their specific needs, including assistance with health insurance, breastfeeding and lactation help, housing, childcare, and educational information on prenatal health and parenting. Additionally, Connecting N’s Early Childhood Specialist Team provides invaluable support during the critical first five years of a child's life, offering guidance and tools to promote healthy development. Families can easily connect with an Early Childhood Specialist by completing the Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ-3) at home, allowing them to assess their child's development and identify areas where support may be needed.