Breastfeeding Answers from La Leche League
Welcome! Here you will find answers to your breastfeeding and parenting questions, drawn from the various resources on our site, conveniently grouped by topic. Resources come from New Beginnings (our publication for parents), Leaven (our publication for our volunteer Leaders), Breastfeeding Abstracts (our publication for professionals), our Frequently Asked Questions collection, and our podcasts.
- Contact local LLL
- LLL Mother-to-Mother Forums
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Submit an online Help Form - please note, the online Help Forms are currently experiencing a high volume and responses may be delayed several days. Please contact a local La Leche League Leader or your health care provider if your question requires an immediate response.
- Obtén ayuda en lactancia ya! - Se habla Español.
Note that these documents are for personal use only. Please do not reprint these items or distribute them further without written permission from La Leche League International.
Is Your Concern or Question Not Covered Here?
Please contact a local La Leche League Leader with your specific questions, or ask an LLL Leader through our breastfeeding Help Form. Medical questions and legal questions should be directed to appropriate health care and legal professionals.
You may also order your own copies of helpful pamphlets and books, as well as subscriptions to New Beginnings, through your local LLL Group or directly from the LLLI Online Store.
Want to subscribe to New Beginnings? You can either join LLL and get it as a membership benefit, or call 847-519-9585 to subscribe.To read more New Beginnings articles, visit our Index of New Beginnings Articles (by year and issue)
Contribute to New Beginnings
Do you have a breastfeeding story you would like to share with other parents? It is easy to contribute to New Beginnings! Here are the instructions.