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The Business Case for Breastfeeding is a comprehensive program designed to educate employers about the value of supporting breastfeeding employees in the workplace. The program highlights how such support contributes to the success of the entire business.

The Business Case for Breastfeeding offers tools to help employers provide worksite lactation support and privacy for breastfeeding mothers to express milk. The program also offers guidance to employees on breastfeeding and working. Resources to help lactation specialists and health professionals to educate employers in their communities are also available.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration: The Business Case for Breastfeeding.

Steps for Creating a Breastfeeding Friendly Worksite:

Babies in the Workplace

"Making It Work” 

“Space Solutions for Nursing Women at Work”   

  • Web site support for working mothers by Kirsten Berggren, PhD, CLC, author of Working Without Weaning (2006)



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