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Birth and Beyond Breastfeeding Support (206)615-8078. Free telephone counseling for breastfeeding concerns; home visits also available for a fee. Insurance may cover part. Also a “Breastfeeding 911” class is offered weekly (Fridays) in which latch is observed by a trained consultant. www.birthandbeyond.com
La Leche League (206)522-1336. Mother-to-mother support for breastfeeding women; local groups available. www.llli.org
Renee Beebe, Med, IBCLC (206)356-7252. Home visits for lactation consultation or postpartum doula support. Insurance may cover part of the fee. www.second9months.com
Swedish Outpatient Lactation Clinic (206)386-3740. Offers drop-in breastfeeding support group at Swedish Ballard campus weekly (Wednesdays). Fee is $10 or medical coupon. Clinic at Capitol Hill site is open weekdays and offers private appointments.