|Thank you for your interest in attending the Community Transformer and Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Training hosted by the Boston Breastfeeding Coalition and Vital Village Network in partnership with Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere (ROSE)! |
Training Dates: February 18-20th 2018
Training Location: The Black Box Theater at Codman Academy, 14 Epping St, Boston, MA 02124
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 25th
The Boston Breastfeeding Coalition’s mission is to improve access to breastfeeding support for every parent and caregiver in Boston. One way we work toward this mission is by sponsoring lactation educator trainings, with the specific goal of training community members who:
By training community members who meet one or more of these criteria, we are able to integrate breastfeeding support into a community through empowerment of its own members, while addressing disparities in both breastfeeding rates and lactation professionals.
- live or work in communities with inequitable access to breastfeeding support
- are a part of a group that is underrepresented in the professional breastfeeding field, especially if they want to pursue a career in lactation support
- would be unable to attend a training like the one we offer without our scholarship
If you have questions at any time about the application or our work, you may contact Amita Wannar at 617-414-3730 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please start the application by clicking on the Next button below.