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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Jefferson County Public Health celebrates World Breastfeeding Week August 1st-7th 2019

Alisa and Phoenix Gunn

July 29, 2019

For Immediate Release

Contact:Kathy Anderson RDCD

Jefferson County Public Health

360-385-9400                                                                                                                                                                                  Pictured: Alisa and Phoenix Gunn


Jefferson County Public Health celebrates World Breastfeeding Week August 1st-7th 2019 

The theme for World Breastfeeding Week is “Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding.” We can support parents by protecting, promoting and supporting it.

Annual World Breastfeeding Picnic

  1. Held in Port Townsend at Chetzemoka Park, Wed August 7th from 11am-12:30 pm
  2. Bring lunch or snacks
  3. All families are welcome to the celebration: parents, grandparents, foster parents, adoptive parents, aunts/uncles/cousins/sisters/brothers.

For more information on World Breastfeeding Week please visit the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action at WABA or The World Health Organization at: World Health Organization

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