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Breastfeeding Support Groups and Classes

Breastfeeding help and support

Breastfeeding help and support

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.

Support group schedule


Scripps Well Being Center, Chula Vista (Bilingual: English/Spanish)

237 Church Avenue, Chula Vista, CA 91910

1 - 2 pm


Vista United Methodist Church

Fellowship Hall

490 South Melrose Drive, Vista, CA 92081

1 - 2 pm

Good Samaritan Church

4321 Eastgate Mall, Nursery Room, San Diego, CA 92121

10 - 11:30 am


Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 

4077 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103

11 am - 12 pm


San Dieguito United Methodist Church

170 Calle Magdalena, Room 9/10, Encinitas, CA 92024

1 - 2 pm

Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista (Bilingual: English/Spanish)

Hospitalist Conference Room, Main Floor

435 H Street, Chula Vista, CA 91910

11 am - 12 pm

Call 1-800-SCRIPPS ( 800-727-4777) for more information.

Breastfeeding outpatient consultations

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.