8 benefits of supporting breastfeeding in your workplace and community

October 5, 2023

Breastfeeding and human milk are not only important for the health and well-being of babies and infants, but for parents, families and communities. But did you know there are a lot of other benefits to supporting breastfeeding parents, and parents who express milk, in addition to the health and well-being of babies?

Employers and community leaders can create inclusive and accessible environments for parents who breastfeed, chestfeed* or express milk at work and in the community.

Read on to learn more about these benefits, and how you can help your organization, employees and community reap these benefits with tips and resources.


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