Breastfeeding Counseling &

Peer Counselor Program

Prenatal breastfeeding classes taught by a registered nurse, specially trained in breastfeeding.  Individualized counseling is done postpartum by case managers/nurses, who are experienced in breastfeeding.  In home visits are offered postpartum if extra attention is needed.

Breastfeeding Peer Counselors are available to assist with questions. Contact MCHD at (217) 532-2001 for more information.

To view our support group's Facebook page, click here.

For breastfeeding information visit St. John's Breastfeeding Resource Center online.