Classes and Support Groups

La Leche League Support Group at Solano Park

Meetings are the first Thursday of every month, at 10:00 am, in the Solano Park Community Center (2500 Solano Park). La Leche League is an international breastfeeding support organization offering mother-to-mother support through meetings and phone/email advice. For more information, contact Rosemary at roberts.romy@gmail.com.

UC Davis Campus

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Quarterly Classes:  Get off to a good start and meet your breastfeeding goals after you return to work/school. Babies, partners and community members are welcome to attend.  Classes are taught by our Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Shirley German and are held in the Student Community Center, Room E, 12:00-1:00.  Please RSVP to sagerman@ucdavis.edu.

Preparing for Breastfeeding

    • October 13, 2016
    • December 15, 2016
    • March 9, 2017
    • May 11, 2017 

Continuing to Breastfeed When You Return to Work/School (helpful PDF on "Returning to Work")

    • November 10, 2016
    • January 12, 2017
    • April 13, 2017
    • June 8, 2017  

Introducing Solids

    • February 9, 2017

Weaning

    • July 13, 2017

Main Campus Mother-to-Mother Monthly Support Groups: Meet other moms, encourage and learn from each other, and get help resolving breastfeeding difficulties.  Babies, partners and community members are welcome to attend.  No RSVP necessary.  All are held in the Student Community Center, Room C (unless otherwise noted), 12:00-1:00 pm.

  • October 21, 2016
  • November 18, 2016
  • December 16, 2016
  • January 20, 2017
  • February 17, 2017
  • March 17, 2017
  • April 21, 2017
  • May 19, 2017
  • June 16, 2017
  • July 21, 2017

UC Davis Medical Center

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Scheduled Classes:  11:30-1:00 Ticon III, Human Resources, 3B Conference Room. Please RSVP to mpodoreanu@ucdavis.edu

Preparing for Breastfeeding

    • September 15, 2016
    • January 19, 2017
    • May 18, 2017

Continuing to Breastfeed When You Return to Work/School (helpful PDF on "Returning to Work")

    • November 17, 2016
    • March 16, 2017
    • July 20, 2017 

There are two support groups at UCDHS/MC

  1. Weekly community/patient/employee group meets each Thursday, from 10:00-11:00 Glassrock Building, 2521 Stockton Blvd. Room 7106  This group is open to the community in addition to participants of the UC Davis Breastfeeding Support Program.
  2. Monthly Mother-to-Mother Support Group for staff, students and faculty, 2nd Friday of each month 11:30-12:30  Main Hospital Davis Tower Room 8712
      • January 13  
      • February 10
      • March 10 
      • April 14
      • May 12
      • June 9
      • July 14