Breastfeeding Classes & Support Groups

breastfeeding support group meetingImproving the health and well-being for mothers, babies and families throughout the UC Davis community.

UC Davis is here to support mothers and families through breastfeeding education and information. Register below for upcoming courses and support groups.

UC Davis

Download the current flyer for classes

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 C,  12 p.m.—1:30 p.m.  Please RSVP to sagerman@ucdavis.edu.

Preparing for Breastfeeding

  • July 25, 2019 *SCC Room E*
  • November 14, 2019
  • February 23, 2020
  • May 28, 2020
  • July 23, 2020

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

  • September 26, 2019
  • January 23, 2020
  • June 25, 2020

Feeding Transitions

  • October 24, 2019
  • April 23, 2020

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.  Held in the Student Community Center, Room C  12 p.m.—1 p.m.

  • July 19, 2019 *SCC Room B*
  • September 20, 2019
  • October 18, 2019
  • November 15, 2019
  • January 17, 2020
  • February 21, 2020
  • April 17, 2020
  • May 15, 2020
  • June 19, 2020
  • July 17, 2020

UC Davis Health

Download the current flyer for classes

Scheduled Classes:  

Classes are from 11:30-1:00 in Facilities Support Services Building (FSSB) Room 2020

Preparing for Breastfeeding

  • July 18, 2019
  • October 17, 2019

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

  • September 19, 2019

Feeding Transitions

  • November 21, 2019

Weekly Community/Patient/Employee Support Group: Meets each Thursday, from 9:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. at the Glassrock Building located 2521 Stockton Blvd. Room 7106, Sacramento, CA. This group is open to the community in addition to participants of the UC Davis Breastfeeding Support Program.

Breastfeeding and Baby Basics 

(fee-based class from UC Davis Health Nursing for patients and general community)  MORE INFORMATION