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World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) takes place the first week of August when people all around the world celebrate breastfeeding and its importance.
WBW kicks off the beginning of World Breastfeeding Month (WBM). Click here for more information and to view a list of events.
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.
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 and injustice. See NJBC’s statement: Black Lives Matter.For information about COVID-19 during breastfeeding and birth, click here.