Description of Services

  • Councils WIC Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers by telephone or in the WIC clinic
  • Receives a caseload of WIC clients and makes routine periodic contacts with all clients assigned through their breastfeeding experience
  • Provides close contact and follow up to mothers during their postnatal period
  • Provides information and promotes breastfeeding to WIC clients 
  • Provides mothers with advice on aspects of normal breastfeeding 
  • Provides anticipatory guidance to reduce the occurrence of problems
  • Teaches breastfeeding class/support groups
  • Teaches use, cleaning, and assembly of breast pumps and expression and storage of human milk