Amarillo, TX - The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at Amarillo and Children's Miracle Network are hosting the TTUHSC Breastfeeding Clinic and the Children's Miracle Network Baby Cafe today.
The event begins at noon today, (Aug. 1) in the TTHSC School of Medicine Lobby at 1400 S. Coulter St.
The Breastfeeding Clinic provides new mothers with the resources they need to succeed at breastfeeding.Generous donations from the Children's Miracle Network of the High Plains helped make this clinic possible.
The Children's Miracle Network Baby Cafe will provide a tool for new mothers to attend weekly breastfeeding support groups at two Amarillo hospitals to create a welcoming environment to encourage breastfeeding.
This is a joint collaboration between Children's Miracle Network, TTUHSC, the Northwest Texas Healthcare System and the BSA Health System.
Marian Tompson, a founding member of the La Leche League International, will make remarks at the event.