State Services & Resources

Breastfeeding Makes a Difference 
Myths and Facts about Breastfeeding 

New Jersey Right to Breastfeed in Public Law 
What Dads Can Do to Support Breastfeeding 

Breastfeeding & NJ Maternity Hospitals   
Hospitals in NJ 

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 (

Community Resources

Breastfeeding Questions & Answers (La Leche League International) 
Breastfeeding During Emergencies (La Leche League International) 

La Leche League of New Jersey (Breastfeeding Support Groups) 
Find a Lactation Consultant (International Lactation Consultant Association)

Mother to Mother Breastfeeding Helpline (La Leche League International)

Professional Resources

Baby Friendly USA 
US Breastfeeding Committee 

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

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