Meet other breastfeeding mothers and share your experiences and tips in a friendly, supportive environment. Bring your baby to a breastfeeding support group and join other mothers for an informal discussion of your breastfeeding concerns. Support groups are led by a Scripps lactation consultant/educator who is available to offer practical suggestions and guidance.
There is no charge to join a breastfeeding support group and registration is not required.
Breastfeeding support group schedule:
237 Church Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910
1 to 2 p.m.
The City Heights Wellness Center
4440 Wightman Avenue, Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92105
10:30 - 11: 30 a.m.
Groups meet on the second Monday of the month for high-risk mothers only. (English/Spanish).
Vista United Methodist Church
490 South Melrose Drive, Vista, CA 92081
1 - 2 p.m.
Good Samaritan Church
4321 Eastgate Mall
San Diego, CA 92121
10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
4077 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103
Groups meeting on the first Thursday of the month are bilingual (English/Spanish).
11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
San Dieguito United Methodist Church
170 Calle Magdalena, Room 9/10, Encinitas, CA 92024
1 - 2 p.m.
Call 1-800-SCRIPPS ( 800-727-4777) for more information.
Outpatient breastfeeding (lactation) consultations can assist you and your baby with various types of breastfeeding issues. Services are available for a fee; some visits may be covered by insurance if referred by your pediatrician.