COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM) 
American Academy of Family Physician (AAFP) 
American Congress of Obstetricians & Gynecologist (ACOG) 

CDC Updates for Pregnant & Breastfeeding Moms
Breastfeeding During COVID-19 (AAP/
Maternity Care During COVID-19 (NJ Health Care Quality Institute)

State Services & Resources

Breastfeeding Makes a Difference 
New Jersey Right to Breastfeed in Public Law 

Hospitals in New Jersey 
Breastfeeding in NJ Hospitals (Data)
Breastfeeding Support & Resource List (NJ Department of Health)

NJ State Health Assessment Data (Maternal & Newborn Health)
NJ Maternal & Child Health Epidemiology (Data, Reports & Publications) 

Breastfeeding Services for WIC Clients

Federal Resources


Your Guide to Breastfeeding ( ePublication)

Breastfeeding & Working
Break Time for Nursing Mothers
(Fair Standards Labor Act)

When Breastfeeding is Not Advisable 
Radiation Emergencies while Breastfeeding 

National Breastfeeding Helpline (

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Information for Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women

Community Resources

Breastfeeding Information: A to Z (La Leche League International)
Breastfeeding During Emergencies (La Leche League International) 

NJ Breastfeeding Coalition (Breastfeeding Support & Resources for NJ Families) 
La Leche League of the Garden State (Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Support) 

New Jersey Perinatal Quality Collaborative (NJ Hospital Association) 

Professional Resources

Baby Friendly USA 
La Leche League USA
US Breastfeeding Committee 

CDC Breastfeeding Data and Statistics 
CDC Breastfeeding Information & Resources
CDC Vital Signs: Hospital Support of Breastfeeding 

International Lactation Consultant Association 
International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners

The Joint Commission: Perinatal Care Certification
American Academy of Pediatrics Breastfeeding Initiatives 
The Surgeon General's Call to Action to Support Breastfeeding 
Your Guide to Breastfeeding ( ePublication) 
Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed), US National Library of Medicine  
FDA Prescription Drug & Biological Product Labeling Guidlines:
Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women and Individuals of Reproductive Age
FDA Consumer Health Information: Using Medications while Pregnant & Breastfeeding