For online breastfeeding support, you can post questions online in a closed group on Facebook called The Lactation Club of Dubuque @ https://www.facebook.com/groups/TLCofDbq/

Support Meetings and Lactation Help

Mercy Natural Milk Network –
hosted by the lactation consultants, Jayne & Kathy
1st, 3rd, & 5th Wednesday of every month. 1:00pm-3pm
6th Floor board room.
563-589-8553
FREE- No registration required
Available to moms for drop-in support and questions
https://www.mercydubuque.com/

Finley Hospital-
hosted by the lactation nurses, RN in attendance alternates
Every Tuesday, alternating day and evening meetings. Check their website for more details.
Breastfeeding Support Group During your hospital stay, to help you get breastfeeding off to a good start. Once you are home, it’s normal to have questions regarding common challenges, returning to work and beginning supplemental feedings. This weekly mother-to-mother support group helps provide continued assistance, information and sharing of experiences with other mothers just like you.
Finley Hospital also offers a breastfeeding class once a month
http://www.finleyhospital.org/body.cfm?id=36

WIC – The WIC Program from Hillcrest Family Services provides food and nutrition services for: Dubuque, Clinton, Jackson, Delaware, and Jones Counties.

220 W 7th St
Dubuque, Iowa 52001
Phone (563) 557-4444
Website http://www.hillcrest-fs.org

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