Breastfeeding Mothers

"Because breastfeeding isn't always easy, we're here to help"

We are thrilled to show you our short film, Breastfeeding Mothers, starring Sitara Hewitt of Little Mosque on the Prairie. It's an informative 11 minute film featuring real mothers' stories of their actual experiences of breastfeeding. << if you are having difficulty viewing embedded YouTube movies click here to download and install the latest Adobe Flash Player >>

Thank you to all of our individual donors who have provided support for this campaign. Thank you to our government and corporate partners: Shadow Pictures Media Inc., Oakville Galleries, BC Productions Inc., Bravado! Designs Inc., Calgary Breastfeeding Matters Foundation, Alberta Department of Health and Wellness, New Brunswick Department of Health, Newfoundland Department of Health and Community Services and the Yukon Department of Health and Social Services. If you would like to donate to La Leche League Canada to assist us in our work please click here.

Special thanks to actor Sitara Hewitt and her son and to the mothers and babies of the Toronto area who volunteered their time to share their stories on camera.

To encourage, promote and provide breastfeeding, chest feeding and human milk feeding support and educational opportunities as an important contribution to the health of children, families and society