Avita Breastfeeding

AVITA Health System sponsored an Aug. 3 event to celebrate Breastfeeding Awareness Month at the Galion campus.

GALION -- In celebration of Breastfeeding Awareness Month AVITA Health System, Crawford County Health District, Help Me Grow and WIC, sponsored an Aug. 3 event, Breastfeeding: Picture Perfect at the Galion Campus.

There were over 80 moms, dads, babies and children in attendance. The purpose of the event was to bring moms together to share their breastfeeding successes and experiences with one another.

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Participants had mommy- children photos taken, decorated a frame, and enjoyed a yogurt bar.

For anyone who is new to breastfeeding or would like to know more, there are free monthly classes and support groups. Visit AVITA's website for more information.