Breastfeeding Services

Breastfeeding provides your baby with the perfect nutrition and promotes the best opportunity for lifelong healthy growth and development. HSHS St. Anthony’s is here to offer support and education to moms and babies throughout the breastfeeding journey.

We offer an Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant as well as Certified Lactation Consultants to assist you and your baby.

To help give every baby and mom the healthiest start possible, the St. Anthony’s Women’s Wellness Center offers:
  • Lactation consultants, available by appointment, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For any breastfeeding needs after hours, you may contact the Women and Children's Department at 347-1321.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Last Wednesday of each Month
5 p.m.

Women's Wellness Center
St. Anthony's Health Center, Building B
900 West Temple | Effingham