Southwest Breastfeeding Coalition

SHIP has partnered with local Healthcare Agencies, Lactation Consultants, Registered Nurses, Public Health Nurses, and Moms to create Southwest Breastfeeding Coalition. Southwest Breastfeeding Coalition is available on Facebook for support, ideas, and education- Pleae like our page! 

Southwest Breastfeeding Coalition: 

To improve the health and well-being of rural Minnesotans in Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac qui Parle, Swift, and Yellow Medicine counties by working collaboratively to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding.

Southwest Breastfeeding Coalition Resource List

Coalition Members:

Bert Raney Elementary, Lisa Hansen
Countryside Public Health, Brooke Gabrielson, Melissa Brehmer- Hamblin, Trudy Olson, Cindy Louwagie & Miriam Lindblad
Dawson Boyd School District, Leah Presholdt
Elnido Birth & Family Ministries, Deb Eakes
Granite Falls Health, Patty Massmann
Lactation Consultant & Doula, Sunshine Kahmann
Madison Hospital & Clinic, Maria Nolte
Mid Wife, Eileen Carlson
Ortonville Area Health Services, Maria Botker
Sanford Health, Betty Rehn & Brenda Knutson
Swift County Benson Health Services, Melissa McGinty- Thompson

If you are interested in partnering with us to make worksite wellness changes, we would love to hear from you. Contact Countryside SHIP.

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