LLL of Illinois
La Leche League
is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated
to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women
who want to breastfeed.
La Leche League International is $40 for one year. Membership fees help
to support your local Group and the international organization. The
benefits of membership include a one-year subscription to NEW BEGINNINGS
magazine and a discount on items purchased from LLLI.
La Leche League of Sandwich, Illinois
All breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding
are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of the Leaders for breastfeeding
help and/or meeting information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings.
Meetings are normally the second
Friday of each month at 7:15 p.m. but sometimes vary with holidays, vacations,
etc. We suggest calling ahead to confirm. They are at the Valley West Hospital
in the Community Conference Room downstairs.
Enrichment Meetings are on the third
Tuesday of each month at 10:00 a.m. at JAS Photography on Main Street and
Route 34, Sandwich. Meeting topics range from
toddler snacks to potty training to discipline. Breastfeeding questions are
La Leche League Leaders are experienced mothers who have breastfed their
own babies and who have been trained and accredited by La Leche League
International to help mothers and mothers-to-be with all aspects of
breastfeeding. They are available by phone whenever you have breastfeeding
questions or concerns.
Web page is maintained by email@example.com
for La Leche League of Sandwich, Illinois. Feedback welcome.
The following table lists area Groups
with meeting days and times. Visit a Web page for more information.
La Leche League International's mission is to help mothers
worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information
and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important
element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.
©2007 LLLUSA / updated July 3, 2008 by cewt