Breastfeeding and child care

Returning to work or school after having a baby is often a difficult time for any mom. Communicating with and having support from your employer and child care professional can help you continue to breastfeed longer and allow you to reach your breastfeeding goals.

Tips for Starting your Breastfed Baby in Child Care

A toolkit for Colorado parents/guardians.

Colorado breastfeeding friendly recognition programs

Find a breastfeeding friendly child care professional.

Supportive breastfeeding information for moms and families

Colorado breastfeeding laws

Breastfeeding in the workplace: resources for moms and families

Pumping breast milk

Colorado breastfeeding resources and local breastfeeding coalitions

Baby behavior

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Breastfeeding-friendly child care professionals