Southern Nevada Breastfeeding Coalition cannot be held liable for the practices of providers listed on our resource page. It is for informational resource purposes only. If you have concerns about a provider on this listing please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Providers listed in this directory, unless otherwise indicated, charge a fee for their services. Some have a sliding scale and some accept insurances. The credentials listed after their names are listed as the individual requested and described below. None have been verified by SNBC.
All licensed health practitioners have additional continuing education requirements to remain current in their respective fields.
Private In-Home Consultations
When calling a provider from this list, please indicate that you got their name from this breastfeeding resource directory.
Keys to Credentials
Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) – has taken a one week course in lactation counseling and passed a post test.
Certified Lactation Educator (CLE) – has successfully completed a one week course (40 hour) in basic lactation and its management, and required post seminar homework.
Certified Lactation Educator Counselor (CLEC) – has successfully completed a 40 hour credit course in basic lactation and its management, and required post seminar homework which may include a clinical component.
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) – most extensive formal lactation education and requires clinicalhands on training in lactation; has passed an international certification exam and has continuing education requirements in lactation. Recertifies every 5 years. Educated to handle more complex breastfeeding scenarios.
Breastfeeding Support* Se habla español
* La Leche League of Southern Nevada – Free group mother-to-mother support meetings and free phone or email support. For leader phone numbers and emails, plus a full list of monthly meetings around town, visit www.lalecheleaguenv.org.
Healthy Living Institute at UMC – Offering prenatal classes, free phone help and private consults. 901 Rancho Lane, Suite 180, Las Vegas, NV 89106. (702) 383-2229
Belly Bliss – Offering breastfeeding classes, infant CPR classes, breast pump rentals and prenatal massage. Open Monday to Saturday. 5761 S. Fort Apache Rd, Las Vegas. (702) 597-5158 www.desertperinatalspa.com