Post Consultation Follow Up and Support:

Lactation Station --  Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:30-11:30 AM, Sweet Pea Yoga Studio, 3717 N. Ravenswood, Suites 213-214, Chicago, IL 60613 (Open to moms who have already had a private consultation with a JOC Lactation Consultant)

New Mom/Family Groups & Classes:

Doulas / Postpartum help:

Health & Fitness for New Moms:

Pharmacies for Nipple Ointments, Compounds, Medela Supplies and Breast Pump Rentals:

Emotional Support Postpartum:

Books About Postpartum Depression:

  • This Isn't What I Expected: Overcoming Postpartum Depression, by K. Kleinman and V. Raskin
  • A Deeper Shade of Blue: A Woman's Guide to Recognizing and Treating Depression in Her Childbearing Years, R. Nonacs, Simon and Schuster

Information about insurance coverage for breastfeeding support:

Books About Breastfeeding:

  • Breastfeeding: A Parent’s Guide, by Amy Spangler
  • The Ultimate Breastfeeding Book of Answers, by Jack Newman
  • The Nursing Mother's Companion, La Leche League
  • Working Without Weaning, by Kristen Berggren 

Informative Websites:

Video Clips: