Breastfeeding stories

Every breastfeeding story is unique. Here are a few that were impacted in some way by breastfeeding services offered. In the form of photostories, we are sharing these touching and authentic stories with you (in French only).


Breastfeeding organizations

Several community organizations offer breastfeeding support and accompaniment. 

/typo3conf/l10n/fr/rtehtmlarea/Resources/Private/Language/fr.locallang_accessibilityicons.xlf:external_link_new_window_altTextLigue La Leche (LLL) (in French only)
Telephone assistance and group meetings 
Toll-free number: 1-866-255-2483

/typo3conf/l10n/fr/rtehtmlarea/Resources/Private/Language/fr.locallang_accessibilityicons.xlf:external_link_new_window_altTextLa Leche League Canada - Montreal Chapter
Telephone: 514-842-4781

/typo3conf/l10n/fr/rtehtmlarea/Resources/Private/Language/fr.locallang_accessibilityicons.xlf:external_link_new_window_altTextLa Mèreveille (in French only)
Phone support and group or one-on-one meetings
Telephone: 819-623-3009
Toll-free number: 1-866-623-3009

/typo3conf/l10n/fr/rtehtmlarea/Resources/Private/Language/fr.locallang_accessibilityicons.xlf:external_link_new_window_altTextNourri-Source Laurentides (in French only)
Phone support for families who have chosen maternal breastfeeding with a breastfeeding support volunteer and infant drop-ins. Breastfeeding training offered.
Telephone: 450-433-8785
Toll-free number: 1-866-436-2763
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Telephone: 514 948-9877
Toll-free number: 1-866-948-5160
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Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI)

The Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI) is a program of the World Health Organization and UNICEF, implemented in the CISSS des Laurentides’ health facilities. Under this program, the CISSS des Laurentides has developed a politique d’alimentation infantile (breastfeeding policy) (in French only) that seeks to provide quality care and support in order to promote, support and protect maternal breastfeeding.

Several CISSS des Laurentides facilities are BFI accredited:

  • CLSC de Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts
  • CLSC Thérèse-De Blainville
  • CLSC de Tremblant
  • CLSC de Labelle
  • Centre multiservices de santé et de services sociaux de Sainte-Agathe (anciennement Hôpital Laurentien)
  • CLSC Jean-Olivier-Chénier
  • CLSC de Mirabel