In honor of our Black parents, I’d like to share the following articles and resources:
The B.L.A.C.K. Course – A full-scope lactation and breastfeeding education course made by and for Black People and folks supporting Black breastfeeding.
Black History Month 2021 Toolkit
Melanated Mammary Atlas – The Melanated Mammary Atlas® is your portal to a world of images displaying mammary related conditions on Asian, Indigenous, Black and Brown folks.
Chocolate Milk: The Documentary – A film about the state of breastfeeding in Black America from The African American Breastfeeding Project.
Articles and blogs
THE HISTORY OF BLACK WOMEN & BREASTFEEDING
Breastfeeding As An Act Of Resistance For The Black Mother
Organizations Focused on Black Breastfeeding
African-American Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon
Black Mothers’ Breastfeeding Association
Breastfeeding Sisters That Are Receiving Support (BSTARS)
Indiana Black Breastfeeding Association
National Association of Professional and Peer Lactation Supporters of Color (NAPPLSC)