Nevada Employer Resources

To assist Nevada employers in complying with current legislation and to help educate them about the value of supporting breastfeeding employees in the workplace, we have included a number of valuable resources and tools on our website.

Helpful Websites

CDC Guide to Breastfeeding Interventions

Office of Women’s Health: Supporting Nursing Moms at Work – Employer Solutions

Office of Women’s Health: More Breastfeeding Support for Employers

United States Breastfeeding Committee: Federal Workplace Law

 

Health Care Reform Bill

On March 30, 2010, a new law under the Health Care Reform Bill mandates employers to provide a space, not a bathroom, in which female employees can express milk for their children as needed.

Employer Recognition

The Nevada State Health Division applauds Employers for supporting and encouraging their breastfeeding employees.

 

Babies-At-Work Program

A Babies-at-Work Program enables parents to bring their new babies to work and care for them while doing their jobs, generally until the babies are six to eight months of age or crawling.