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Benefits of Supporting Breastfeeding in the Workplace

  • Overall cost savings
  • Lower healthcare costs
  • Decreased absenteeism
  • Increased employee retention
  • Increased employee job satisfaction and morale
  • Employee recruitment incentive

How Your Business Can Support Breastfeeding Employees

The STEP Approach

    • Support
    • Time
    • Education
    • Private Space

Implement a Worksite Breastfeeding Policy

Implementing a worksite breastfeeding policy is best practice in supporting breastfeeding employees, is an effective way to implement change, and assures all employees receive breastfeeding support regardless of leadership.

View a sample worksite breastfeeding policy.