Lactation Resources and Links
Where to find breastfeeding help and support
Your Health Care Provider
Lactation consultants in your community (updated every two weeks by ILCA).
WIC (Women, Infants, & Children) Programs
Mommy and Me Breastfeeding Clinic - UK HealthCare
This clinic is a free service available to all moms who would like to breastfeed and are interested in having a breastfeeding assessment performed by Kentucky Children's Hospital providers. During your visit, the baby will be weighed and examined and a physician and lactation consultant will work with the new mom to develop a plan to meet her breastfeeding needs. For appointments please call: 859-323-6211
Clinic hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Cost: varies based on health coverage; insurance is billed.
Kentucky Clinic, 2nd floor
740 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536
Nursing your Infant Class
This class focuses on the advantages of breastfeeding, proper positioning and latch-on, guidelines for adequate breastfeeding, and how to prevent and resolve discomfort. Fathers or support persons are encouraged to attend. This class is taught by a certified lactation consultant. Call 859-323-2750 to register.
Class times: Thursdays 6:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Cost: $25 per couple
UK Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Office Building
125 E Maxwell, Suite 140
Lexington, KY 40507