Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition

Founded in 1990, the Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition, COBFC is a volunteer organization comprised of physicians, nurses, public health officials, dietitians, lactation consultants, counselors, and members of the business community who have led the way for Colorado children to be breastfeeding at the highest rates in the nation. The coalition works closely with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children to reach communities which have historically had low breastfeeding rates.

COBFC Vision

Colorado is a state where breastfeeding is the norm.

COBFC Mission

To educate, advocate and collaborate to reduce barriers and support all families to achieve their breastfeeding goals

 

Colorado Resource Connections

Join the COBFC

The COBFC is a volunteer organization comprised of physicians, nurses, public health officials, nutritionists, dietitians, lactation consultants, and counselors, who are passionate and dedicated to breastfeeding success in Colorado. Join today!

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COBFC in Action

COBFC hosts the annual Breastival Celebration, participates in legislation, helps local coalitions with a Business Case for Breastfeeding Grant, provides a professional conference and supports the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative.

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Upcoming COBFC Meetings

COBFC meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the odd months at the Jeffco Public Health building from 11:30-1:00. Leadership meeting is held from 1:00-3:00. All meetings are open to the public. We’d love to see you!645 Parfet St. Lakewood, CO 80215.

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Interactive CO-latchME Map

Thousands of proven breastfeeding resources all in one app! Plus share your favorite breastfeeding spots.

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Breastfeeding News

Stay up to date with all things breastfeeding by following our COBFC blog.

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FAQs

Get access to our most frequently asked questions and learn more about the COBFC.

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Childcare Providers

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is a great source for childcare centers on accommodating the breastfeeding mother and their infant.

Friends of Ours

United States Breastfeeding Committee

La Leche League

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners

International Lactation Consultant Association

Colorado Lactation Consultant Association

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