WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor.
WIC is passionate about supporting families in feeding their babies. If you are a WIC participant and are experiencing difficulty or have questions about breastfeeding, your local WIC office offers information and free, personalized breastfeeding support. Whether you’re just starting out on your breastfeeding journey or having unexpected challenges, WIC is there to help you every step of the way.
We want you to have a happy, healthy baby, and a good breastfeeding experience, and our WIC peer counselors can help. Our peer counselors are mothers in the community with personal breastfeeding experience who give information and support to new moms.
Your peer counselor will mentor, coach, and support you with:
You can even reach some peer counselors outside of WIC clinic hours and locations. We know breastfeeding questions can happen anytime, anywhere.
For more information, call (855) 942-4622 for Washington and (855) 942-9420 for Oregon.