breastfeeding month

August is Breastfeeding Awareness Month. It is the busiest time of the year for people involved in pushing forward the breastfeeding advocacy. With the many events set to happen during this month, it’s also the best time to learn about breastfeeding and how beneficial it is for children, mothers and the society as a whole.

We will continue to update the list of breastfeeding events and activities below:

August 2-3
2nd International Breastfeeding Congress
Mariott Hotel Manila
Cost: Php3,000 to Php3,500
Visit their website here.

August 6
Hakab Na! 2016
Metrotent Convention Center, Ortigas Center, Pasig Metro Manila
Cost: Php200
Register at Hakab Na.
See other locations here.

August 13
Latch & Learn: Discovering the beauty of breastfeeding
L4 Regalado Hive, Fairview, Quezon City
Cost: P250 refundable upon arrival at the venue
Register here.

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