BreastfeedLA Webinar: Supporting Lactation During Incarceration
Calendar: United States Breastfeeding Committee Calendar
Type: Public
Title: BreastfeedLA Webinar: Supporting Lactation During Incarceration
Group: United States Breastfeeding Committee
Owner: Alyssa Marie Speece, MPH [United States Breastfeeding Committee]
Start: Oct 22, 2021 04:00 PM America/Eastern
End: Oct 22, 2021 06:00 PM America/Eastern
Description: According to Prison Policy Initiative, 58% of all women in prisons are mothers. An estimated 58,000 people are pregnant when they enter local jails or prisons. Most of these parents are incarcerated for nonviolent offenses and are the primary caregivers of their children. Please join BreastfeedLA as we present "Supporting Lactation During Incarceration," a live webinar featuring Hannah Halliwell, IBCLC, Aditi Fruitwala, JD, and Robbie Gonzalez-Dow, MPH, RD. Together they will discuss best practices for supporting lactation during incarceration. During this presentation, the California Breastfeeding Coalition will launch a toolkit expanding on best practices

This event is a live webinar on 10/22/2021 from 1p-3p PST. After the webinar, a recording will be sent to all registrants to view for up to 3 years.