Health and Human Services

BREASTFEEDING RESOURCES


If you have questions about breastfeeding before you have your baby or need help after you have your baby, please call any of the numbers listed below. If you have your baby early, please be sure to call your WIC clinic or a breastfeeding counselor for immediate assistance. For a WIC appointment please call 832-393-5427.

 

 

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Local WIC Breastfeeding Resources


Breastfeeding Counselors


(Counselors are available during regular clinic business hours.)


NORTHEAST    832-474-6671
MAGNOLIA    713-852-7417*
NORTHWEST   713-515-7962*
SUNNYSIDE  713-540-3736
ALIEF   713-540-2498*
ACRES HOMES  832-393-4150
DENVER HARBOR 713-515-5090*
NORTHSIDE    713-515-0273*
AIRLINE   713-540-7164*
SOUTHWEST  713-516-0043*
LA NUEVA CASA  713-494-9608*
BRAESNER   832-244-3562
ALDINE   713-494-9157
SHARPSTOWN   713-557-3709*


          

 

After Hours Breastfeeding Helpline

713-306-9573

MON – FRI 6 pm – 7:30 pm
SAT – SUN 10 am – 7:30 pm

 

*Bilingual Peer Counselor



 

Community Resources

 

African American Breastfeeding Alliance

281-733-5680

Kimberly Traylor
MON- SUN 8 am – 8 pm


La Leche League Support



(The number will direct you to The Woman’s Hospital of Texas support line, listen carefully for a listing of leaders available in your area.  Have a paper and pen handy to write down their contact name and phone number.  Calls are returned within 24 hours.) 

713-383-2819

 

 

Statewide WIC Breastfeeding Resources

 

 

The Lactation Foundation - Houston


http://www.lactationfoundation.org/
1-877-550-5008

 

 

Texas Breastfeeding Support Hotline - Austin


http://www.momsplace.org/
1-800-514-6667

 

 

Lactation Care Center - Dallas


http://www.dallascityhall.com/housing/lactation_center/index.html
1-855-550-6667