Ready to start a breastfeeding-friendly childcare program in your area?

The Breastfeeding-Friendly Childcare Program Implementation Guide is a user-friendly step-by-step guide for how to implement a breastfeeding-friendly initiative with childcare providers. The guide includes resources, tools, and marketing for how to engage childcare providers, identify champions and potential partners, and make your community more supportive of breastfeeding families!

All of the resources in this guide are available for public download and use. The guide is currently available in English and Spanish.



Program Guide

In the below sections, you will find the Breastfeeding-Friendly Childcare Program Implementation Guide in full, as well as by individual sections. Not sure what you are looking for? Explore the Building Blocks section to better understand the program components.

Guía de Implementación Completa – Breastfeeding Friendly San Diego (Español) PDF

Sección Uno: ¿Por qué Importa la Lactancia? (Español) PDF

Sección Tres: Herramientas y Recursos (Español) PDF

Sección Dos: Guía de Implementación (Español) PDF

Full Implementation Guide PDF

Section Three: Tools and Resources PDF

Section One: Why Breastfeeding Matters PDF

Section Two: Implementation Guide PDF

Building Blocks to Breastfeeding-Friendly Childcare

Building BlockTopic
Building Block OneBreastfeeding-Friendly Environment
Building Block TwoTraining
Building Block ThreeStorage, Handling, and Feeding
Building Block FourPolicies
Building Block FiveOffering Resources

Primer Elemento Básico (Español) PDF

Segundo Elemento Básico (Español) PDF

Tercer Elemento Básico (Español) PDF

Cuarto Elemento Básico (Español) PDF

Quinto Elemento Básico (Español) PDF

Building Block Five PDF

Building Block Four PDF

Building Block Three PDF

Building Block Two PDF

Childcare Provider Recognition

Reconocimiento (Español) PDF

Recognition PDF

Ready to Market Your Program?

Breastfeeding-Friendly San Diego has a full range of modifiable symbols to complement the work your organization is doing. You can add your own city, state, or entity to the symbol.

Symbol Resources


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