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Plan ahead for Saturday, MAY 19th 10:15 a.m at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital/ Perkins Auditorium. This is our Annual Members Meeting. SOLD OUT. We’re fully booked for the May 1 conference. MLCA has sold all the seats for this upcoming conference. Master Class with...

Boston Celebrates Black Breastfeeding Week

Black Breastfeeding Week was celebrated locally this year on August 31st in front of the Boston Children’s Museum. Vital Village Network and the Boston Breastfeeding Coalition organized the event to raise awareness of the disparities and lower breastfeeding rates...

USLCA Conference – 7 Reasons to Attend

The USLCA conference was held in San Antonio, Texas, this year, and having just returned I feel rejuvenated, and excited about the year ahead! There was so much to learn, and I couldn’t help thinking about all the IBCLCs and others from our state who would have...

We Agree: Fed IS Best

Initiated by a US physician and mom, The Fed is Best Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer organization of parents and health professionals who study the scientific literature on infant feeding and the experiences of mothers through clinical practice and social media...

Welcome!

Welcome to the Massachusetts Lactation Consultant Association! I hope you are here because you are on the journey of promoting, supporting and protecting breastfeeding for mothers and babies everywhere, particularly in Massachusetts. If so, it is also my hope that you...