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24-hour global breastfeeding support
Join La Leche League International (LLLI) live online on October 1st, 2016, for its first-ever 24-hour breastfeeding support meeting!
If you are:
- expecting a baby,
- a new mother struggling to breastfeed,
- facing challenges or concerns at any stage of parenting,
- breastfeeding a child (or have done so previously) and want to chat with other breastfeeding mothers,
- a mother who wants to support other mothers,
then come together with mothers from all around the world at this free digital meeting for reliable breastfeeding information and camaraderie.
24-hour online meeting
Beginning at 5:00 am GMT and facilitated by accredited volunteer counselors (LLL Leaders), in more than 15 languages, participants can log in from the comfort of home to join in the conversation at LLLI 24-hour Global Online Meeting.
See the schedule of events for the day.
From its beginnings as a small support group near Chicago, this year in October LLLI celebrates its 60th anniversary as the world’s leading mother-to-mother breastfeeding advocacy organization, with a presence in over 70 countries and around 7,000 accredited LLL Leaders worldwide.
Mother-to-mother grassroots support in LLLI happens internationally, both face to face and online too.
This special virtual meeting is just one of many events and activities taking place during the 60th anniversary year. For more information about these, please visit LLLI 60.
The LLLI mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.
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