For Immediate Release: July 12, 2024 Media Contact: Ben Truman │ Department of Health 802-316-2117 │ 802-863-7280 [email protected] WIC Celebrates its 50th Anniversary with State Park Events and Food Package Updates WATERBURY, VT – For 50 years, the Special Supplemental...
For Immediate Release: July 31, 2023 Media Contact: Ben Truman │ Vermont Department of Health 802-316-2117 / 802-863-7281 [email protected] Vermont Celebrates World Breastfeeding Week Events throughout Vermont being held in support of infant health BURLINGTON, VT – World Breastfeeding Week...
Local Vermont resources are available to you throughout your breastfeeding/chestfeeding journey.
Vermont and federal laws provide protection to breastfeeding/chestfeeding individuals.
There are resources available to continue breastfeeding/chestfeeding when you are separated from your baby when returning to work or school.
Suggestions to increase milk supply and to keep yourself nourished while breastfeeding/chestfeeding.
Skin-to-skin and good latch help with breastfeeding/chestfeeding and bonding in your baby's first days.
Prepare for breastfeeding/chestfeeding success before your baby is born and get a good start during the first days.
Learn more about the benefits of breastfeeding/chestfeeding.
WIC supports your breastfeeding/chestfeeding journey, can provide a peer counselor, and help along the way.