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Lactation Consultant Support

Lactation Consultant Support is a service of the Women's Health Resource Center that offers appointments with a certified lactation specialist. We provide breast-feeding information and support, and can help you address challenges such as:

  • Engorgement
  • Plugged ducts
  • Preventing mastitis
  • Sore nipples

Our goal is to provide you with all the support you need to have a pleasant breast-feeding experience with your baby.

Related services the resource center provides include:

  • Breast-feeding classes through the Great Expectations program
  • Rental and sales of breast-feeding equipment
  • Sale of breast-feeding supplies


To schedule an appointment, call the Women's Health Resource Center at (415) 353-2566.

We have two locations:

Women's Health Resource Center at Mount Zion
2356 Sutter St., First Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

Women's Health Resource Center at Mission Bay
UCSF Betty Irene Moore Women's Hospital
1855 Fourth St., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158

Recommended Breast-Feeding Books

See breastfeeding books recommended by the staff at the Women's Health Resource Center.