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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. Please note that the entrance to the meeting is on Bent Road, around the corner from Fernbrook Ave. Go through the red doors off the circular drive and head down and left to the basement nursery.

Upcoming dates and topics:

  • July 12: Results Are In: Prepared childbirth wins!
  • August 9: Vote with Your Heart to nurse onward or not
  • September 13: Everyone is a Winner when baby is breastfed
  • October 11: Voted the Best: These breastfeeding strategies make a difference in the early weeks
  • November 8: Poll Results are In: Top 10 breastfeeding traps to avoid
  • December 13: Easy Recipes to help you through your holidays

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 18: Campaign for Breastfeeding Success by taking control of your breastfeeding experience
  • August 15: Vote for Your Favorite Food Candidate (bring recipes)
  • September 19: Voted the Best: breastmilk rocks!
  • October 17: Poll Results Show helpful hints can make a difference in early weeks
  • November 21: Polled the Best: Ideas for avoiding common breastfeeding challenges
  • December 19: Holiday Weaning: How to avoid it

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.

  • MyLisa (215) 771-1193
  • Theresa (617) 650-4436
  • Cathy (267) 977-3599
  • Ellen (215) 828-6483
  • Marjorie (215) 287-5819
  • 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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