Luzerne County Breastfeeding Resources

 

Lactation Consultants/Nurses (in-hospital)
* **Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center: 570-808-5534, Jill Martin, RN, IBCLC & Nicole C. Williams RN, IBCLC
Lehigh Valley Hazleton Hospital: 570-501-4200 Courtney Muendlein, RN, CLC
* **Wilkes-Barre General: 570-552-3418 Lynn Dougherty, BSN, RN, CLC ldougherty@commonwealthhealth.net
*Breastfeeding classes available
**Some hospitals provide out-patient lactation consults, generally fee for service.

Lactation Consultations after hospital discharge (office visits)
Pediatric Associates of Kingston 570-288-6543 x 247 Darnetta Yusko CRNP, IBCLC

Pennsylvania Department of Health Northeast District
655 Carey Ave., Suite 5, Wilkes-Barre (M-F 8am-5pm)
Maternal and Child Health Consultant 570-826-2062, fax 570-826-2238

WIC Breastfeeding Support/Breast Pumps (for WIC participants only)
Sandy Kalish, CLC, WIC Breastfeeding Coordinator: 800-367-6347 skalish@mfhs.org
Jillian Meyer, CLC: 610-432-3455
WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor- Hazleton WIC Center: 570-459-1805
WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor- Kingston WIC Center: 570-283-3523
WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor- Wilkes-Barre WIC Center: 570-823-1516

La Leche League
Debbie: 570-693-1072 Karen: 570-388-2664
Angel: 570-824-1406 Victoria: 570-836-3013

Luzerne County Breastfeeding Coalition
Jill Martin, BSN, RN, IBCLC, 570-808-5534
jrmartin@geisinger.edu

Electric Breast Pumps Rentals
Special Woman Boutique: 570-288-6688 (Kingston)
Advanced Pharmacy Services: 570-208-0277 (Plains)
A Mother’s Boutique: 724-934-8795 (Wexford, PA) will mail rental pump judy@mothersboutique.com