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Loving Support: Building Breastfeeding Competencies for Local WIC Staff

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We developed a training curriculum that teaches the core competencies needed to provide community-based leadership, training and education relative to breastfeeding. The interactive curriculum includes a training manual; a CD-ROM of PowerPoint presentations; handouts; reference and other materials, such as “Breastfeeding: A Parent’s Guide”; and videos. The effort was supported by the US Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC).

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