Maternal and Child Health

State Health Agency Breastfeeding Promotion and Support

Public health agencies are a key partner in increasing breastfeeding rates. They play a role in improving breastfeeding in the workplace, hospitals, and the community. ASTHO is supporting state health agencies and other partners in their state to enhance breastfeeding efforts.

Learning Community to Improve State Health Agency Capacity for Breastfeeding Promotion and Support

ASTHO, with support from CDC's Division of Nutrition, Physical Activity and Obesity (DNPAO), is working with states to increase breastfeeding through a virtual learning community. Learn more »

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