About the Collaborative

April 10-12, 2017
Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
Anaconda, Montana

The 2017 Breastfeeding Learning Collaborative is designed for 1305 Grantees for Montana Baby-Friendly Hospitals’ Initiative teams, Montana WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Programs and Montana WIC Program local agency staff. Sponsored by the Montana Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) and MT Nutrition and Physical Activity Program, this three-day conference focuses on baby behavior, advanced lactation practice skills and the Baby-Friendly, USA - 10 Steps process with an emphasis on hospital/community collaboration and breastfeeding support.

April 11, 2017 of the Breastfeeding Collaborative is open to all interested teams, public health staff, hospital staff and health care providers, breastfeeding advocates, lactation specialists, dietitians and any other interested individuals.


Ginger Claussen, Conference Coordinator
(406) 243-4623