Offers community breastfeeding support.
Contact: Call (360) 728-2235 or visit
Nurturing Expressions (www.nurturingexpressions.com) Drop-in Breastfeeding Support Group. Fridays 11:00 am - 12:30 pm at 19950 7th Ave, Suite 102, Poulsbo, WA 98370. Fee $30 (Military $15, Apple Health: Free). Contact: Tracy Corey, RN, IBCLC, CMF (360) 930-0218.
La Leche League of Washington (http://www.lllofwa.org) is a mother-to-mother breastfeeding support organization, led by volunteer mothers who have breastfed their own children, and are accredited by La Leche League International.
Contact: Local groups for La Leche League of West Sound are:
Central Kitsap and Poulsbo - Katie Dunning (360) 697-3303 email@example.com
Port Orchard - Cammy (360) 871-1686 or Sharalyn (360) 620-1917
Virginia Mason Franciscan offers out-patient lactation services (253-382-8580) by board-certified lactation consultants as well as assistance with breast pump rentals and purchases. Call for location of lactation services.
Kaiser Permanente, located in Silverdale, provides out-patient lactation services by a board-certified lactation consultant. It is open to all Kaiser Permanente members.
Contact: Clinic (360) 307-7300 or Lisa Parrott RN, IBCLC (360) 307-7392.
Naval Hospital Bremerton Newborn Care Clinic offers outpatient lactation services to active duty members of the military and their dependents through trained lactation educators and board-certified lactation consultants. Breast pump rentals are also available.
Contact: (360) 475-4470.
Bainbridge Lactation Services offers breastfeeding support services by a board-certified lactation consultant.
Contact: Melissa Bonghi, RN, IBCLC (206) 790-9488.
Multicare Virtual Lactation including diagnosis, treatment and even prescriptions (when needed for conditions such as mastitis or thrush), are available via sliding scale services with a MultiCare ARNP Lactation Consultant. A referral is not needed, but an appointment, and either a computer equipped with a webcam and speakers, a smartphone or tablet is.
Contact: (253) 403-1681. https://www.multicare.org/virtual-lactation/
Peer Support Services Breastfeeding USA offers support via a network of accredited breastfeeding counselors.
Contact: Bethe Smith (206) 495-5534 https://breastfeedingusa.org
Breastfeeding support services and manual or electric pumps are also offered to eligible clients at the following WIC offices:
Kitsap Community Resources WIC programs offer lactation support with their Breastfeeding Peer Counselor or board-certified lactation consultant, Breastfeeding products and manual or electric breast pumps to WIC eligible participants at office in:
McKesson Breast Pump Solutions (available on-line) can assist in obtaining a breast pump through your insurance plan.
Contact: 1-855- 567-8669 and/or 1-844-727-6667.
Nurturing Expressions provides hospital grade rental pumps to all clients that meet eligibility, breast pumps through private insurance, and offer a variety of pumping and nursing supplies.
Contact: Tracy Corey, RN, IBCLC, CMF, (360) 930-0218. www.nurturingexpressions.com
Washington State Department of Health - Breastfeeding www.https://www.doh.wa.gov/YouandYourFamily/Breastfeeding