Indiana Breastfeeding Initiative

Status: Complete

WHAT: An initiative that provides the state of Indiana with a roadmap for connecting and coordinating the state’s many public health, hospital and community efforts to drive a cultural shift in Indiana to increase exclusive breastfeeding rates.

WHO: The Indiana State Health Department

WHEN: July 2014 to January 2015

FUNDER: Indiana State Health Department

OUR ROLE: Conducted an assessment of the state environment, interviewed key stakeholders and brought together state and national experts. Ultimately, made recommendations for the best method for increasing exclusive breastfeeding rates in the state.

Improving Support for Breastfeeding

Learn more about the impact NICHQ is having on improving maternity care practices to support mother's who choose to breastfeed.


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