Local Resources

Birth and Breastfeeding Resources

The Lactation Center at SJRMC, Mishawaka (574-335-4127)
Call with your breastfeeding questions, schedule an office visit for feeding assessment or weight check. Medela breast pump rentals available. Breastfeeding Support Group for mothers and their babies every Monday at 6-7:30  PM and every Wednesday at 2-3:30 PM, both on the 4th floor of the hospital, Mishawaka.

Memorial Hospital Breastfeeding Support (574-647-3475)

Meetings are every Monday and Thursday from 11:00-12:30 in the Beacon Midwifery Centering Room located at 621 Memorial Dr, Suite 403.  Free parking is available in the Lafayette Parking garage. Weight checks, one to one consultations are available.

La Leche League of South Bend/Mishawaka
Contact a Leader for information on monthly morning and evening support groups or help with breastfeeding questions.

La Leche League of Elkhart
Call Carolyn 574-295-8738, or Kristin 574-349-5510 for information on monthly support group or help with breastfeeding questions.

Saint Joseph County Breastfeeding Coalition
We are moms like you, nurses, doctors, healthcare workers, lactation experts, WIC representatives and breastfeeding advocates. Our common mission is to support, protect and promote breastfeeding in Saint Joseph County, Indiana.

WIC Breastfeeding Support St. Joseph County
Call Leslie at 514-647-2145 or 574-220-5472 for baby weight checks on Wednesdays, breast pumps and breastfeeding assistance. 
Elkhart County: call 574-522-0104, for breastfeeding assistance breast pumps or information about mother support group. Habla espanol.

Marycrest Building (574-647-2180)
The meetings will be on Mondays in room 319. You may drop in anytime between 10-2 for weight checks. This is open to all mothers, and a Spanish speaker is available.

Michiana Birth Professionals
Michiana Birth is a site created to help connect birth professionals with others across the Michiana Area.

Motherhood and More...Breastfeeding Clinic and Support (574-596-2899)

A group that meets weekly to support the unique needs of the breastfeeding mother and child. Board Certified Lactation Consultants provide guidance and assistance through weight checks, feeding evaluations and encouragement. Each mother also has the opportunity to meet other moms who value breastfeeding. Anyone who is breastfeeding is welcome to attend!

Tuesdays 3-5pm, Elkhart General Health Education Center, 2222 Rieth Blvd. Goshen, IN 46516, next to Applebees on US 33. No appointment is needed, no charge. Bring your breastfeeding baby with you.

Breastfeeding Products

Just Goods

Diaper HQ (574-250-0904)
DiaperHQ sells cloth diapers that they show at home parties and events in the Michiana area.

Alick's Home Medical (1-800-633-4144) 
Breast pump rental and delivery available.

Quiet Moments Inc (574-862-4462) *Elkhart County
Naomi Hoover RN, IBCLC, private Lactation Consultant offers home visits, breast pump rentals and breastfeeding supplies..

*We do our best to keep this list correct and up to date. If you see any typos or broken links please let us know at lllofsouthbend@gmail.com

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