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La Leche League International

Contact Information

Kimberly Cavaliero, Director of Public Relations
PO Box 4079
Schaumburg, IL 60168-4079

1-800-525-3243 (Voice - Toll-free), 1-800-LA-LECHE
847-519-7730 (Voice),
847-969-0460 (FAX),
847-592-7570 (TTY),

Internet Resources


La Leche League’s (LLL) mission is to help mothers worldwide to breastfeed through mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, and education, and to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother. LLL believes that breastfeeding, with its many important physical and psychological advantages, is best for baby and mother and is the ideal way to initiate good parent-child relationships. La Leche League host events and provides programs to promote and support breastfeeding.


Periodical publications from La Lech League may be viewed and downloaded at,5.


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Date Entered: 5/1/1998
Date Edited: 11/28/2012
Date Revised: 8/2/2004
Health Referral Number: HR0493
Accession Number: DP91A0299

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