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.
Special Donations Raised
From those at NJBC, we thank everyone again for their special donations!
Find our donate button at the bottom of the page.
NJ Paid Family Leave
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.
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.