For additional training and information on how to support breastfeeding in the early care and education setting, you can access these suggested resources:

  • How to Support Breastfeeding in the CACFP (USDA webinar), 30 minutes
  • Feeding Infants 0-5 Months (USDA webinar), 30 minutes
  • Go NAPSACC Breastfeeding & Infant Feeding Provider Trainings, 20-30 minutes each (accessible through Training tab within Go NAPSACC online provider account)
    • Breastfeeding Environment
    • Breastfeeding Support Practices
    • Foods Provided (not specific to breastfeeding, but useful information for other Go NAPSACC assessment items)
    • Feeding Practices
    • Education & Professional Development
    • Policy
  • San Diego Breastfeeding Friendly Child Care training videos
    • The Benefits of Breastfeeding, 10 minutes
    • Creating a Breastfeeding-Friendly Childcare, 9 minutes
    • Handling and Storing Breast Milk, 5 minutes
    • Paced Bottle Feeding, 8 minutes
  • How to Support Breastfeeding Mothers & Families: A Simple Guide for Child Care Providers (Breastfeeding Coalition of Oregon, Indiana Perinatal Network), 10 minutes
    • Note: This video was produced prior to the 2017 CACFP Meal Pattern updates – A doctor’s note is NOT required to serve breast milk to an infant older than 12 months
  • Healthy Bites: A Wisconsin Guide for Improving Childhood Nutrition
  • Breastfeeding in the Child Care Setting (Great Lakes Breastfeeding Webinar), 65 minutes
  • Breastfed Babies Welcome Here (USDA, CACFP), materials
  • Infant Feeding Tips (Child Care Aware of America), handout