Breastfeeding Challenge 2018
This Canada wide event is a challenge to have the most children breastfeeding at the same time in a set area. Media is invited to attend the 12th annual Breastfeeding Challenge hosted by Breastfeeding Niagara and Niagara Region Public Health.
WHO: Families across Niagara who support breastfeeding.
WHAT: The event includes refreshments and activities led by EarlyON Child and Family Centre, along with the Breastfeeding Challenge latch-on at 11 a.m.
WHERE: Pen Centre (Sears Court), 221 Glendale Ave., St. Catharines
WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018
9:30 - 10:45 a.m. is check-in for registrants
Latch-on at 11 a.m. sharp!
WHY: This event celebrates breastfeeding and peer support while normalizing breastfeeding and breastfeeding in public. It is a chance for families to come together with a common goal, while demonstrating to the community that breastfeeding is normal and should always be supported.
Parents can register by visiting breastfeedingniagara.ca, by calling the Parent Talk Line at 905-688-8248 or 1-888-505-6074 ext. 7555, or in person before the Breastfeeding Challenge.
For a media contact at the event, ask for Carrie Chopp, RN BScN IBCLC, Public Health Nurse, Niagara Region.
Niagara Region Public Health
905-688-8248 ext. 7303
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