The power of a WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor

As a breastfeeding peer counselor, you have the unique opportunity to be a champion for moms throughout their breastfeeding journey by providing information, sharing experiences, and being a link to other breastfeeding resources in the community.

Why breastfeeding

The health benefits of breastfeeding for mother and baby are clear. Breastfeeding is no longer a lifestyle choice, but a public health decision.

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High Impact Behaviors

A high impact behavior is an action that is EFFECTIVE and EFFICIENT. As a peer counselor, you have the ability to accomplish it. It is an action that you can do TODAY. Let’s get started!

Our suggested offering for peer counselors

We’re Prepared Checklist

A “table of contents” for key topics that should be covered with mothers prenatally and throughout her hospital stay.

Counseling Sheets

These economically and ecologically friendly tools provide a sustainable way for you to deliver a powerful breastfeeding message… one patient at a time.

Core Practice Curriculum

This curriculum represents the 5 core hours of Coffective training, providing an efficient and effective training option to facilitate community wide culture change.