The Saskatoon Health Region supports breastfeeding and recognizes the important health benefits for both mother and baby.
The Region also supports the Baby Friendly Initiative, an International Program developed by the World Health Organization and UNICEF for the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding.
Saskatoon Health Region has International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC) on staff to support families. Breastfeeding support is available from hospital to community.
If you would like to learn about the Breastfeeding Centre.
If you would like to learn about the Breastfeeding Cafe.
The Saskatoon Health Region Breastfeeding Policy.
Feeding your early preterm baby, born before the 34th week of pregnancy.
Feeding your late preterm baby, born at 34, 35, 36 weeks of pregnancy.