Halton Baby Friendly Initiative
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23
Apr
2014

Online Course Registration and Payment

We are excited to announce that you can register and pay for the courses online! Please visit the Education page.

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21
Jan
2014

Professional Education Opportunities 2014

The Halton BFI supports education for all health care professionals Education is essential to provide knowledgeable breastfeeding support. The Halton Baby Friendly Initiative provides an ongoing cycle of education for healthcare providers by offering both the Level one and Level two WHO/Unicef Breastfeeding 18 hour courses as well as a one day refresher course “Breastfeeding: Current Research and Updates”. 2014 course dates Breastfeeding Level One Course February 26-28, May 28-30, August 27-29 Breastfeeding Level Two Course January 22-24, March 26-28, July 9-11, October 29-31, November 26-28 […]

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17
Oct
2013

Why breastfeeding is so great!

Have you seen this great new poster from Healthy Canadians?

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05
Jul
2013

Community supports updated

Looking for breastfeeding support in your community?  Our list of our community breastfeeding supports has been updated.  Please note, some groups do not run over the summer. Check out community breastfeeding supports in Halton!

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30
Apr
2013

Volunteers Needed! Halton Breastfeeding Connection

We believe in the value of breastfeeding. We are a group of volunteer women providing mother-to-mother telephone support. Would you like to join our team of volunteers? Our volunteers need: A belief in the value of breastfeeding At least 4 months of breastfeeding experience and intent to breastfeed for at least 6 months. We offer a 4-hour training session on a regular basis. Trainings are held in different locations throughout Halton. Snacks and lunch are provided and babies are welcome. Telephone calls are made from […]

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