Berks County Breastfeeding Resources

 

Lactation Consultants (hospital)
* **Reading Hospital and Medical Center: 610-988-9299 or 610-929-9300
Jeanine Dorman, RN, BSN, IBCLC Jeanine.dorman@readinghealth.org Kathy Kuhn, RN, BSN, IBCLC
* ** ***St. Joseph Medical Center: 610-378-2068 Cindy Griffis, RN, IBCLC
* ***Reading Birth & Women’s Center 610-777-7222 Miri Levi, CNM, IBCLC
*Breastfeeding classes available
**Breastfeeding and working classes available
***Some hospitals provide out-patient lactation consults, generally fee for service.

La Leche League
Reading: Patty 717-445-5986 Amber 610-413-5569 Elizabeth 610-371-9199 Bonnie 610-562-5072
Boyertown: Amy Larson 610-655-5178 Dawn Bank 215-850-6287 Heather Baver 610-413-2085

Lactation Consultations after Hospital Discharge
Home visits: Janet Graczyk, BS, IBCLC 610-804-7998; Kristin Polston, RN, IBCLC 610-202-0139
Blossom Baby Lactation Services: 484-602-5420 Amy Nansteel, MA, CLC, Christy Hume, BA, IBCLC
Mother2MotherMatters@gmail.com www.Mother2MotherMatters.com   https://www.facebook.com/Mother2MotherMatters
Holly Michaelson, IBCLC 610-678-0575 LCHolly@gmail.com
Grand View Hospital, Phyllis Young RN, IBCLC 215-453-4594 pyoung@gvh.org www.gvh.org
Office visits: St. Joseph Outpatient Lactation Services, Bern Township campus: 610-378-2068, Cynthia Griffis
CindyGriffis@catholichealth.net
Reading Birth & Women’s Center 610-777-7222 Miri Levi, CNM, IBCLC

WIC Breastfeeding Support/Breast Pumps (for WIC participants only)
Sandy Kalish, CLC, WIC breastfeeding coordinator: 800-367-6347, skalish@mfhs.org
Jillian Myer, CLC: 610-377-6097
WIC Breastfeeding peer counselor in Reading: 610-373-5545

Berks County Breastfeeding Coalition:
Cindy Griffis and Kathy Kuhn CindyGriffis@catholichealth.net ; Kathleen.Kuhn@readinghealth.org

Electric Breast Pump Rentals
Caroline DiSandro: 484-949-9121
Blossom Baby Lactation Services: 484-602-5420 Amy Nansteel, MA, CLC, Christy Hume, BA, IBCLC
Pottstown Memorial Medical Center: 610-327-7242
Ephrata Medical Equipment: 610-898-8088
Superior Oxygen: 610-371-0202
Berk’s Medical Equipment: 610-208-4655 (Blandon) Limited stock
Berk’s Medical Equipment: 610-208-4662 (Reading) Limited stock
A Mother’s Boutique: 724-934-8795 www.mothersboutique.com