Resources

Our Book Library

A benefit of being a group member is you have the ability to check out books from our library on various parenting topics at no cost. See our current titles. Books can be checked out at most Meetups, or by contacting a Leader to set up a time.

Online Resources:

LLL International, & LLL USA provide answers and information about many common questions regarding breastfeeding and related topics.

Global Health Media Videos has videos that address common breastfeeding concerns (in many languages)

Kelly Mom is a vast document repository for all things breastfeeding and human milk feeding.

The LactMed® database contains information on drugs and other chemicals and information on the levels of such substances in breast milk and infant blood, and the possible adverse effects in the nursing child.

Infant Risk Center is the world's leading research center for medication safety during pregnancy and lactation.

Local Montgomery County, MD Resources Listing; Birthing, breastfeeding and parenting resources from The Birthing Circle.

Common Questions & Answers:

How can I become a La Leche League leader?

How can I donate milk? Or where can I find donor milk?

Are LLL Leaders Lactation Consultants?

What is chestfeeding?

I'm an expectant non-birthing parent (adoption/surrogacy/co-nursing), and am interested in inducing lactation.

Know Your Rights

Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia have all passed laws protecting the rights of breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Find out more about your State Breastfeeding Laws & local laws or read about the provisions afforded breastfeeding women by the Affordable Care Act .

Helpful LLL Handouts:

Baby is getting enough.pdf
Well fed baby checklist.pdf
Supplementing Flyer.pdf
Is She Ready for Solids_.pdf
Is Baby Self Weaning.pdf
Copy of Support Person-2.pdf
What's an LLL meeting.pdf