Pay & Benefits,Benefit Programs

Resources For Lactating Women

Resources For Lactating Women - Pay & Benefits, Benefit Programs


UW Health Resources

Lactation Rooms: See lactation room page for list of current rooms available.

UW Health Lactation Consultants

As a UW Health employee, you have access to the expertise of our lactation consultants. If you have questions at any time during your breastfeeding, pumping or weaning experiences, we are happy to help you. Reach us via email at lactationhelp@uwhealth.org or by phone at (608) 890-8227. We will make every effort to reply quickly, but please understand that it may take up to 2 business days. If your question is urgent, please reach out to your OB provider or delivery hospital’s lactation staff.

Web Resources to For Lactating Women Returning to Work

kellymom.com: Great resource for lactation information

workandpump.comGreat resource for lactation information for working women

Employees' Guide to Breastfeeding and Working: A brochure for working women that outlines essentials for successfully breastfeeding and working.

Making it Work for MomsGreat brochure that discusses pumping at work, provides a sample pumping schedule, checklist, tips for talking with supervisor, and healthy eating ideas.

For the Caregiver of a Breastfeeding BabyHandout to provide to your daycare provider. 

Madison Community Resources

happybambino.com: A great place for all your breastfeeding needs. Group support classes available, including a class specifically about pumping and return to work.
Phone: (608) 223-6261

La Leche League of MadisonOffers various free support groups for lactating women.
Support Line: (608) 827-5530

Madison Breastfeeding Help: This website contains great information as well as has lactation consultation available if needed. 

UW Health - Mt. Horeb & Odana Clinics

  • Outpatient Lactation Clinic 
  • Anne Eglash, MD, IBCLC, FABM
  • Call for schedule at either location
  • Jennifer Somers, MD, IBCLC (608) 274-1100

(608) 437-3064

Meriter Hospital Lactation Consultants HELP-LINE

  • Free phone consultation;
  • Mon.-Fri., 8am-3pm
  • Sat.-Sun., 9am-1pm
  • Outpatient Lactation Clinic available if needed.

(608) 417-6547


(800) 261-4449

Public Health Madison and Dane County Breastfeeding Line

  • Free phone consultation

(608) 243-0449

St. Mary’s Hospital Lactation Consultants WARM-LINE

  • Free phone consultation
  • Daily, 7am-10pm

(608) 258-6474