Our mission is to prevent disease, assure a healthful environment, prolong life, and promote well being for the citizens of Medina County.
Promote, Protect and Prevent
Local Calls: 330-723-9688
1-888-723-9688
4800 Ledgewood Drive, Medina, OH 44256

Breastfeeding Support

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Prenatal breastfeeding classes are offered at the Medina County Health Department on a monthly basis. Classes are free and open to the public!  A breastfeeding support group also meets monthly at the Medina County District Library at 10am on the first Thursday of the month. Call WIC at 330-723-9629 for more information.


For more information including pictures and education about breastfeeding read the booklet How to Breastfeed your Baby. Some topics in the booklet include:
  • Holding your baby for breastfeeding
  • Steps to a good latch
  • Baby hunger signs
  • Diapers: What to expect 
  • Many more breastfeeding topics


WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator
330-723-9688 option 4 

 

WIC Breastfeeding Peer Helper
330-441-1290 

 

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