Hospital Resources

We have compiled a list of wonderful websites for you to use as additional resources in your goal to acheive breastfeeding-friendly designation five star status.

Baby-Friendly USA

The CDC Guide to Strategies to Support Breastfeeding Mothers and Babies

Office of Women’s Health Breastfeeding Guide

National Breastfeeding Center-Breastfeeding Policy Scorecard


Sample Policies

Oklahoma University Breastfeeding Resource Center

California Department of Public Health Breastfeeding Hospital Policy Recommendation

Tool Kit for 10 Steps

Massachusetts Health and Human Services

Illinois Breastfeeding Toolkit: A Plan for Change

Staff Training

Maryland Hospital Breastfeeding Policy Recommendations: Training Resources

US Breastfeeding Committee: Core Competencies in Breastfeeding Care and Services for All Health Professionals