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La Leche League is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed.

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La Leche League of Montgomery County East

La Leche League of Montgomery County East, Pennsylvania

All breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our meetings.

We have an e-mail list which serves as reminder for upcoming meetings and events. If you'd like to join, visit the list web page.

We are on Facebook! Join our group to get information on group activities. More info to come as we learn about the possibilities!

Meeting Information

LLL of Montgomery County East meets twice each month.

Daytime meetings
Held on the second Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. at Calvary Presbyterian Church, 217 Fernbrook Ave, Wyncote. Our meeting site can be reached by SEPTA regional rail; the Jenkintown-Wyncote train station is about a 10-minute walk.

Upcoming dates and topics:

  • July 8 - Family Vacation Tips: traveling with your breastfed baby
  • August 12 - Summertime with Your Toddler: feeding, weaning, playing
  • September 9 - What Are the Emotional Benefits to Nursing?
  • October 14 - The Juggling Act: and baby makes 4 or more - how do I do this?
  • November 11 - Communicating with your Doctors
  • December 9 - Weaning During the Holidays: how to avoid or make this decision

Evening meetings
Held on the third Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at a private home. Contact a Leader for more information. This is a great meeting for pregnant moms and moms who work outside the home, but all are welcome!!

Upcoming dates and topics:

  • July 21 - Got Milk? - how to know that your baby is getting enough milk
  • August 18 - Summertime with Your Toddler: feeding, weaning, playing
  • September 15 - Top Ten Reasons to Nurse
  • October 20 - Touched Out? - how to handle 24/7 physical contact
  • November 17 - NIP Award - nursing in public awards and other awards you can earn when you meet the challenges of modern-day breastfeeding
  • December 15 - What is Cooking Up for Your Holidays? - sharing time with your family (bring a recipe to share)

Leader Information

La Leche League Leaders are experienced mothers who have breastfed their own babies and who have been trained and accredited by La Leche League International to help mothers and mothers-to-be with all aspects of breastfeeding. They are available by phone whenever you have breastfeeding questions or concerns.

  • Andy (215) 822-3964
  • Mary Ann (215) 886-1693
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The La Leche League International mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and the mother.

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