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Breastfeeding Education

Offered At:

St. James Healthcare
Butte, MT

Our lactation consultant is here to help you address any infant feeding concerns you may have both prenatally and following delivery.

We offer free, in-person group Breastfeeding Education classes every other month. If you prefer a more private setting, we also offer 1-on-1 consultations and offer the same information as the in-person class, just in an individualized session.

Benefits of Breastfeeding for Mom

  • Convenient and cost-saving – always warm and ready
  • Linked to lower risk of breast and ovarian cancers, Type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis
  • Helpful with mom’s recovery after delivery

Benefits of Breastfeeding for Baby

  • Provides antibodies to help fight off diseases
  • Easy to digest = less cramping and gas
  • Decreases the risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • Decreases the likelihood of ear infections, diarrhea, pneumonia, diabetes, childhood cancer, heart disease, and obesity


Jessica Walsh



Dates Offered:

09/28/2023 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
St. James Healthcare 400 S. Clark Street Butte, MT 59701 Maps & Direction
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Lactation Consultant

Jessica is from Butte, Montana, and is a Montana Tech Alum. As a mother of three, she understands the rewards and stresses a mother feels while breastfeeding.

She is looking forward to supporting mothers through their breastfeeding journey.

406-723-2711 Email

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