We are here for you wherever you are on your breastfeeding journey!
La Leche League of Portland, Maine provides families with free breastfeeding and parenting information, meetings to foster relationships and community support, as well as one-on-one guidance when challenges arise. La Leche League offers support to all who want to breastfeed/chestfeed or provide human milk to their child.
Our volunteer leaders have been accredited by La Leche League International and share a passion for supporting other parents and children in our community.
We facilitate parent to parent breastfeeding and parenting support.
At La Leche League of Portland, Maine we are here for:
-The expectant parent who wants to know about the early days of breastfeeding;
-The new parent nursing a newborn;
-The parent of the teething baby;
-The families who are wondering about balancing breastfeeding their toddler with eating solid foods;
-The family who is seeking resources for the weaning journey;
-All breastfeeding parents!
We are here to share information and education, offer a sounding board for ideas, be a shoulder to cry on, and join in celebrating successes.