Annual Signing of the Governor’s Proclamation in Support of Breastfeeding

Will you join us on Tuesday, August 15th, at the Georgia State Capitol (The Gold Dome) for the signing of the 2017 Governor’s Proclamation in Support of Breastfeeding?  We will once again have the honor of meeting Governor Deal and having a photo taken to remember the occasion.  We welcome breastfeeding advocates, children, families and[…]

Welcome New IBCLCs

SELCA wishes to extend their collective congratulations to all the newly certified and re-certified IBCLCs. Georgia families will certainly benefit from increased access to the expert clinical care provided by IBCLCs! With the eagerly anticipated issuance of licenses for our profession on the horizon, it is an exciting time for our state and our profession.[…]

Mini-Conference in May!

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 will be a mini-conference in partnership with Southern Crescent Breastfeeding Coalition.  SELCA members can attend the 10 A.M. to 12 P.M. speaker sessions as a part of membership. Christie Coursey, IBCLC will be speaking on breastfeeding and baby wearing, and Alicia Simpson, MS, RD, IBCLC, LD will be speaking on galactogogues[…]

Great News for Breastfeeding Mothers Under the Gold Dome

SELCA would like to share this story from the Office of Georgia’s Lieutenant Governor. When a group of nursing mothers who work at the State Capitol approached Lt. Governor Casey Cagle, they shared a common concern.  Many of them lacked access to private offices and were resorting to public restrooms to pump their breast milk. […]