Businesses Leading the Way in Support of Breastfeeding

  • Who is it for?

    Employers who want to support their breastfeeding employees and customers.

  • How do you get it?

    This resource is distributed electronically and can be downloaded on this page.

  • How is it used?

    The ideas and resources in the primer can be used in a variety of workplace settings to implement or enhance breastfeeding support for employees and customers.

Eat Smart North Carolina: Businesses Leading the Way in Support of Breastfeeding - 2nd Edition is a planning and resource primer for any employer who is looking for suggestions on becoming a breastfeeding-friendly worksite or business. It can be used in a variety of worksite settings including private and non-profit businesses, faith organizations, schools, child care, government agencies as well as community organizations.

The primer outlines federal and state breastfeeding-related directives and describes the benefits for businesses that choose to support breastfeeding for their employees and customers. Practical information such as sample policies, easy practices to implement, NC success stories from employees, and state and national breastfeeding resources are also included.

Whether your business is just starting to think of ways to support breastfeeding mothers or you need ideas for how to expand what you are already doing, this primer walks you through the options and resources to build success.

Eat Smart North Carolina: Businesses Leading the Way in Support of Breastfeeding 2nd Edition (Low-Ink Version -- for printing in black & white on a personal printer)
Eat Smart North Carolina: Businesses Leading the Way in Support of Breastfeeding 2nd Edition (Medium Resolution version -- for printing in color on a personal printer)
Eat Smart North Carolina: Businesses Leading the Way in Support of Breastfeeding 2nd Edition (Professional Print Version -- for printing in color using a professional printing company)

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