LRMC Hosts World Breastfeeding Week Celebration and Open House
Tuesday, July 16 2013
Breastfeeding moms and moms-to-be, along with their most supportive friends and family members, are invited to take part in a celebration and educational open house at Lakeland Regional. The drop-in open house takes place on Friday, August 2 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. during National World Breastfeeding Week, and those who attend will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with Lakeland Regional’s International Board Certified Lactation Consultants who will share the benefits of breastfeeding, answer questions, offer expert tips and more.
In addition, attendees will also have the opportunity to:
Learn about local community breastfeeding support resources like the Le Leche League, WIC, Healthy Start, and local pediatrician offices
- Meet Lakeland Regional team members from the Labor and Delivery, Mother/Baby, Neonatal Intensive Care and Pediatric units.
- Meet and learn from childbirth educators
- Participate in a tour of the Labor and Delivery and Mother/Baby Units.
The free event will take place at Lakeland Regional Medical Center, 1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd in room B201 (near the B lobby). Parking is available in the parking garage and valet parking is available at the B entrance.
Light refreshments will be served during this drop-in celebration. To register, call (863) 687-1100 ext. 2097. For more information about National World Breastfeeding Week, visit www.worldbreastfeedingweek.net.