Prenatal Lactation Class
Offered Second Thursday of every month, 10 - 11 am
This class is offered in a group setting, led by a professional Lactation Consultant. This prenatal visit prepares expectant moms for breastfeeding during their hospital stay.
Expectant mothers will gain advice and practical tips for ensuring a successful nursing experience. Discussion and questions are welcome and encouraged.
Appointments are booked through Lompoc Health obstetricians or by calling the LVMC Lactation Line:
This Appointment Covers
- Why breastfeeding is so important for you
- Why breastfeeding is so important for your baby
- How to Latch and Position your baby
- The benefits of the Golden Hour after delivery
- Ensuring you have enough milk supply
- Recognizing hunger cues
- And much more
Kayla Benado BSN, IBCLC Kayla Benado, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), is an LVMC Lactation Consultant. She earned her bachelor of science degree in Child and Family Development, with a minor in psychology, from San Diego State University. Kayla received her certificate in Lactation Consultant Education from the University of California, San Diego Extension. She has worked in a wide variety of hospital and education settings as a lactation consultant.