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Breastfeeding Task Force of Santa Clara Valley

Updated August 15, 2013
 
 
 
Mission:
The Santa Clara Valley Breastfeeding Task Force is a collaborative group of agencies and individuals working together to promote maternal and infant health through breastfeeding.
 
Vision:
All Santa Clara County families will have access to breastfeeding information, resources and support.

 
Key Activities:
• Breastfeeding Support Line (408.885.5950) provides telephone assistance, education, and referrals in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese
• Develops and promotes community resources and provides referrals
• Policy development and legislative advocacy
• Breastfeeding training and conferences
• Santa Clara Valley Breastfeeding Task Force (agencies and individuals working together to promote maternal and infant health through breastfeeding)
• Peer counseling services for families
 

 
Meeting Dates (open to the public):            
Friday, May 17, 2013                      
Register by: Wednesday, May 15, 2013
                               
 
Friday, July 19, 2013                       
Register by: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
                               
 
Friday, September 20, 2013        
Register by: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
 

 
Meetings Hours and Location
12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM
The Valley Specialty Building
Room 5Q135, Fifth Floor
751 S. Bascom Avenue
 San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 885-2000
Public parking garage is available next to the building
 
 
Breastfeeding Task Force of Santa Clara Valley
725 E. Santa Clara St., Suite 200
San Jose, CA  95112
 
 
Contact:         
Karen Foster, RD, CLE
Center for Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention
(408) 793-2715
 
 

 




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