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From those at NJBC, we thank everyone again for their special donations!
The New Jersey Breastfeeding Coalition is dedicated to promoting, protecting and supporting breastfeeding by working collaboratively.The NJBC also stands with all people demanding an end to racism, injustice and violence. See NJBC’s statement Black Lives Matter and our statement New Jersey Breastfeeding Coalition Stands in Solidarity with Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.For information about COVID-19 during breastfeeding and birth, click here.
Black Maternal Health Week is April 11-17, 2021. The New Jersey Breastfeeding Coalition seeks to increase awareness, activism and community building around Black Maternal Health to achieve health equity and to lift up the voices of Black mothers. Click here to view our events page.
NJ paid family leave has gotten better!
As of July 1, 2020 NJ workers are able to receive up to 12 weeks of successive benefits per year and up to 85% of their average weekly wage, with a maximum of $881 per week to spend with a newborn or care for a loved one.
For more information click here.