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 26, 2017
    • February 22, 2018
    • May 24, 2018
    • July 26, 2018

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

    • November 30, 2017
    • March 29, 2018
    • June 28, 2018  

Feeding Transitions

    • January 25, 2018
    • April 26, 2018

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.

  • September 15, 2017
  • October 6, 2017 (note: first friday of month)
  • November 17, 2017
  • January 19, 2018
  • February 16, 2018
  • March 16, 2018
  • April 20, 2018
  • May 18, 2018
  • June 15, 2018
  • July 20, 2018

UC Davis Medical Center

Access the current flyer for classes

Scheduled Classes:  11:30-1:00 Ticon III, Human Resources (except September). Please RSVP to mpodoreanu@ucdavis.edu

Preparing for Breastfeeding

    • September 14, 2017 Main Tower 7705
    • January 18, 2018 Rm 2400
    • May 17, 2018 Rm 2400

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

    • October 19, 2017 3B Conference Room
    • March 8, 2018 Rm 2400
    • July 19, 2018 Rm 2400

Feeding Transitions

    • November 16, 2017 3B Conference Room
    • April 19, 2018, Rm. 2400

There are two support groups at UCDHS/MC

  1. Weekly community/patient/employee group meets each Thursday, from 9:30-11:30 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
      • September 8
      • October 13
      • December 8
      • January 12  
      • February 9
      • March 9
      • April 13
      • May 11
      • June 8
      • July 13