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Breastfeeding

Contact the Florida WIC Program

  • 1-800-342-3556
  • Fax

    850-922-3936
  • Mailing Address

    Bureau of WIC Program Services

    4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A16

    Tallahassee FL 32399

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The Florida WIC program promotes and supports breastfeeding. Breastfeeding is a normal part of mothers and babies being together. To get off to a good start, learn all you can about breastfeeding during your pregnancy.

Breastfeeding Facts and Research (on page 6) - 1.36 MB PDF
Breastfeeding Promotion Campaign
Breastfeeding Your Baby - 1.30 MB PDF
Breastfeeding when you're going back to work or school - 1.84 MB PDF
Why Breastfeeding is Best for You and Your Baby - 2.43 MB PDF

Breastfeeding Research Briefs

Characteristics of BF WIC Participants 2011 - 273 KB PDF
WIC Fd Pkg Chgs Effect on BF 2007-2010 - 281 KB PDF
WIC BF Peer Counseling Evaluation 2011-2013 - 498 KB PDF
BF Duration among WIC Participants 2009-2010 - 519 KB PDF

Visit these other Web sites:

Florida Breastfeeding Coalition

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