Module # 13 – Ongoing Support for Mothers


Module #13 discusses the importance of ongoing support for mothers which includes pre-discharge breastfeeding assessment for any baby and/or mother issues and follow-up support groups at different healthcare settings as well as online-resources. The module promotes continued breastfeeding upon return to work and for up  to 2 years or longer.


  • Identify and assess pre-discharge breastfeeding baby and mother issues/concerns.
  • Provide follow-up with support groups and online-resources.
  • Identify employer issues that breastfeeding mothers should be aware of upon return to work.
  • Promote continued breastfeeding at workplace and for up to 2 years or longer.


Be sure to complete the pre-test prior to watching the module and the post-test after completion to document that you have completed the training.