Berrios praises Philadelphia as a breastfeeding-friendly city with Baby-Friendly Hospitalslacttating dedicated to maternal child health like Maternity Care Coalitionand a sisterhood among women of color.
Still, Latinas lactating japanese massage boston racial disparities among lactation professionals in her area. latinas lactating
She created the latinas lactating Breastfeeding Latinas to address these disparities, call for culturally appropriate and culturally safe care, and to provide a resource to women lstinas color in her community. Inspired by the National First Food Racial Equity CohortHot girls from china, through her group, created latinas lactating scholarship program that will award one person from a network of community doulas tuition to attend the Lactation Counselor Training Course.
Members of the community doula network have latinas lactating provided with instructions on how to apply for the scholarship.
At present, a board of current CLCs is being established who will ultimately review the applications and choose a winner.
Doulas are beginning to see this opportunity as a way to engage latinas lactating more women in the community.
Next year, Breastfeeding Latinas will extend multiple scholarship opportunities to other networks of women who work with the mother baby dyad, Berrios reports.
Going latinas lactating, Berrios hopes to see the emergence of accessible, culturally appropriate maternity and lactation care and less restrictive insurance policies.
Finally, she sees the need for insurance companies to cover doula care and care provided by CLCs. You must be logged latinas lactating to post a comment.
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