Breastfeeding Support

Need Breastfeeding Support?

Call the Lactation Team at 573-331-6444.

The American Academy of Pediatrics and other maternal health organizations recommend that all infants be breastfed during the first year and beyond as desired by mom and baby.
  • Southeast’s Lactation Services team assists mothers with prenatal education, daily support on the Hospital following delivery, and continued support after mom and baby go home.
  • Nearly 80% of families initiate breastfeeding while at Southeast Hospital.
  • Individualized education
  • Breastfeeding classes offered at no cost