Research in our community
The CBC Communities Committee was established in response to the Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding. “Everyone can help make breastfeeding easier” is the central tenet of this landmark 2011 document, and specific actions for communities are included, as follows:
Current Community Work
Recently, we partnered with Thames Valley Council for Community Action (TVCCA).
By pooling our efforts in advocacy, promoting local lactation support programs, resources to breastfeeding education and recruiting businesses to pledge themselves as breastfeeding friendly, we hope to make the entire New London County a breastfeeding friendly community.
Summary of Research Findings:
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