Missouri Breastfeeding Peer Counseling Program

Who is a peer counselor?
Women in the community with personal breastfeeding experience who provide information and support to other mothers.
 “That’s what it’s all about…moms helping moms.”
                                          WIC Peer Counselor

What Does A Peer Counselor Do?Two women and a baby

How to find a peer counselor?

Missouri currently has 88 WIC agencies with peer counselors on staff. Click here to view a mapshowing which counties offer peer counseling. You can use the interactive Missouri map for WIC clinic location and contact information.

More information on breastfeeding is on the Missouri Department of Health website.