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2022 Annual Membership Meeting

  Join the USLCA Board and Staff in our Annual Membership Meeting as we welcome our newest board member, Bryna Hayden, acknowledge our award recipients, and share highlights from the last year and goals for the future. This year's Annual Membership Meeting is...

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Meet USLCA’s newest Board member!

USLCA is excited to announce our newest Board member! Bryna Hayden, IBCLC About Bryna: Bryna is a neurodivergent and queer IBCLC, adult educator, birth doula, mentor, and private practice owner. They have also sought additional training and continuing education in the...

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Emergency Response Resources

As we watch the news and reports of the events in Ukraine, it is natural to want to find a way to help.  Some people choose to send money, others ship supplies, and in 2022 we are fortunate to have technology at our fingertips to help us share information. As a...

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Reaffirmed commitment to inclusivity

Dear Colleagues, Almost a year ago I shared with you USLCA’s affirmation of our continued commitment to inclusivity, especially the use of inclusive language where and when possible. On a personal note, some of the responses we’ve received have been incredibly...

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Board Nominations Open

The USLCA Board of Directors is now accepting nominations for a board seat beginning spring 2022.  Nominations will be accepted through December 31, 2021 for installment at the 2022 Annual Membership Meeting. Qualifications include: Current IBCLC USLCA member in good...

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2021 Annual Membership Meeting

Join the USLCA Board and Staff in our Annual Membership Meeting as we welcome our newest board members, Lauren Reyes and Kim Welvaert, acknowledge our award recipients, and share highlights from the last year and goals for the future. This year's Annual Membership...

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IBCLC® Day 2021

USLCA is excited to celebrate IBCLC Day 2021 with you! As a token of our appreciation for the hard work of IBCLCs all around the world, we are offering a free webinar and a virtual workshop raffle.  In addition to these opportunities, we are excited to reopen the...

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2021 Member Vote

USLCA is excited to announce the candidates for our two open board member positions.  In accordance with the USLCA bylaws, board members will be elected by a ballot vote of the membership, by a majority of ballots returned. Each candidate needs a majority acceptance...

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Vaccination for Lactation Care Providers

The United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA) strongly advocates for lactation care providers to be treated as essential healthcare providers in the allocation of the COVID-19 vaccine.   Lactation care is an essential public health service that should not...

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