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Empowering mothers to breastfeed every step of the way

Source: United States Breastfeeding Committee

Who We Are

The BFREE Team is made up of people who care and know a lot about breastfeeding. We want to give families and community partners useful breastfeeding information.


Our team includes an International Board-Certified Lactation Consultant, Certified Lactation Counselors, and Registered Dietitians led by a board-certified pediatrician.

Upcoming Events

Join us for weekly Baby Cafes!

Every Tuesday 6-7 pm (Spanish)

          Tuesday 7-8 pm (English) 

Every Thursday 12-1 pm (English) 

Learn more here: BFREE Baby Cafes

Join here:

or Call:+1-646-568-7788

(Meeting ID: 923 0683 0122; Passcode: 1)

Join us for monthly Prenatal Classes!

1st Thursday of the month: 12-1:30 pm

Next date: 04/07/2022

Join here:

or Call:+1-646-568-7788

(Meeting ID: 923 0683 0122; Passcode: 1)

Check out the latest! 

Quarterly newsletter with updates from our partners, featured success stories, recent research in breastfeeding medicine, and tips for making your environment breastfeeding friendly. 

Free Virtual Support

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Community Resources

From the OB's office to the work office, we will find breastfeeding counseling and support to help every mom and baby achieve their breastfeeding goals. With frequently updated resource lists and growing connections throughout Long Island, we can help you connect your breastfeeding moms to peer groups, breast pumps, and more for your breastfeeding moms! 

Source: United States Breastfeeding Committee

Source: United States Breastfeeding Committee

This website is funded by the State of New York. However, the opinions, results, findings, and/or interpretations of the data herein are those of the Long Island Jewish Medical Center and the BFREE Team, and do not necessarily represent the opinions, interpretations, or policy of the State.

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