The Global Big Latch On celebrates and calls for breastfeeding acceptance

The Global Big Latch On celebrates and calls for breastfeeding acceptance

For the first year, Breastfeed Atlanta will team up with WIC (Women, Infant & Children) from Cobb/Douglas to host Cobb’s official event for The Global Big Latch On.

Expecting moms and families with infants will gather to breastfeed and offer peer support to each other. Breastfeed Atlanta and WIC say the event’s goal is to help normalize breastfeeding and showcase the support available to breastfeeding families so they can be successful.

Breastfeed Atlanta - Marietta Breastfeeding Center opens!

Breastfeed Atlanta - Marietta Breastfeeding Center opens!

Marietta, Ga. (April 20, 2018) – A unique partnership in Marietta is helping moms and babies who are traditionally underserved in the healthcare arena after birth. Breastfeed Atlanta’s new Northwest location teamed up with a group of nurse practitioners that cares for at-risk newborns after hospital discharge. The alliance is believed to be the only one of its kind in Georgia and is aimed at saving babies’ lives.