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Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PDT)

Breastfeeding Advocacy 101 Training

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Registration   more info Aug 24, 2017 Free $0.00
Breakfast and Lunch (optional)
Purchasing the Breakfast and Lunch Package is optional. Breakfast: Mini muffins, individual low-fat yogurts, granola, cereal, fresh fruit, coffee, tea, water. Lunch: Artisan Sandwich Platter, side salad, angel food cake with fresh berries, water, iced tea.
Aug 24, 2017 $15.00 $1.74
Donation to BreastfeedLA Aug 31, 2017 Enter donation ($)
Sponsorship – Breastfeeding Champion   more info Aug 31, 2017 $10,000.00 $307.95
Sponsorship – Breastfeeding Advocate   more info Aug 31, 2017 $5,000.00 $157.95
Sponsorship – Diamond Level
Listed as Diamond level sponsor in all materials, attendee list, full-page ad in program, list of registrants, free exhibit space, may include freebie in giveaway bag. Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 31, 2017 $1,500.00 $52.95
Sponsorship – Platinum Level
Listed as Platinum level sponsor in all materials, attendee list, half-page ad in program, list of registrants, free exhibit space, may include freebie in giveaway bag. Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 31, 2017 $1,000.00 $37.95
Sponsorship – Gold Level
Listed as co-sponsor in all materials, and ¼ page ad, free exhibit space Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 31, 2017 $500.00 $22.95
Exhibitor at event
Includes exhibit space at event OR may include 1 freebie in giveaway bag
Aug 31, 2017 $250.00 $13.49
Program – Full Page Ad
Artwork due to Breastfeed by Monday 8/21. Ad specs and details will be emailed to you upon order. Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 21, 2017 $1,000.00 $37.95
Program – Half Page Ad
Artwork due to Breastfeed by Monday 8/21. Ad specs and details will be emailed to you upon order. Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 31, 2017 $500.00 $22.95
Program – Quarter Page Ad
Artwork due to Breastfeed by Monday 8/21. Ad specs and details will be emailed to you upon order. Ad specs to be posted soon. Ads due to BreastfeedLA by EOD 8/11 for inclusion in program.
Aug 31, 2017 $250.00 $13.49

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BREASTFEEDING ADVOCACY 101 TRAINING

Breastfeed LA is proud to present a full day of advocacy training designed for those who work with and advocate for breastfeeding moms and families. This training is brought to you by BreastfeedLA and co-sponsored by ACLU Southern California, the California Women's Law Center,  South Los Angeles Health Projects, Center for Worklife Law, California Breastfeeding Coalition, MomsRising, MOMS Orange County, Limerick Inc. and First 5 California. 

Program Description

Breastfeeding is a national priority backed by federal and state laws that protect a mother’s right to breastfeed in public, in the workplace, at school, within the judicial system, and during medical care. Our expert speakers will provide a close look at the current laws, the protections they provide, and where they fall short. You'll receive hands-on advocacy practice, a comprehensive Breastfeeding Advocacy 101 Toolkit, and continuing education credits.

Learn to advocate for breastfeeding rights, so all families can meet their breastfeeding goals.

Registration is free and includes the Breastfeeding Advocacy 101 Toolkit, plus continuing education credits. You can purchase an optional Breakfast and Lunch package for $15.00.

Objectives:
Following the didactic presentations, participants will be able to:

  • Describe general breastfeeding and lactation rights and current laws that support breastfeeding 
  • Identify special situations and circumstances where legal help is advised
  • Identify and provide resources to support breastfeeding rights
  • Effectively advocate for breastfeeding rights

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Speakers

  • Robbie Gonzalez-Dow, MPH, RD, CLE Executive Director, California Breastfeeding Coalition

  • Genevieve Colvin, IBCLC, Northeast Valley Health Corporation, Los Angeles

  • Sharon Terman, Senior Staff Attorney, Legal Aid at Work, San Francisco

  • Amy Poyer, Senior Staff Attorney, California Women’s Law Center, Los Angeles

  • Hilary Rau, Staff Attorney, Center for WorkLife Law, UC Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco

  • Ruth Dawson, Staff Attorney, ACLU of Southern California, Los Angeles

  • Panel of community advocates TBA 

Location and Parking

This seminar is located at The California Endowment, 1000 N. Alameda Street, Yosemite Hall, Los Angeles, CA 90012.

Parking is available for free onsite and the location is also nearby the train.


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Breastfeeding 101 Advocacy Training is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors. 
Sponsor list as of 07/11/17

     

     

   

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Cancellation Policy

Written cancellations requested two weeks prior to the event will be granted subject to a $5 fee for Breakfast and Lunch Package if purchased. No refunds after this date - 8/17/17. 

Continuing Education Credits (offered at no additional charge)

5 E-CERPs (for IBCLCs) and 6 contact hours for nurses will be awarded for attending this learning opportunity.  When you register early, you receive the best value for our seminars!  Earlybird Registration is now open.  

Registered Nurses: BreastfeedLA is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing. This course offers 6 contact hours of continuing education will be offered. BreastfeedLA’s provider number is CEP 16435. Licensee must maintain certificate for a period of four years. 

Lactation Consultants: BreastfeedLA is an approved Long-Term Provider by the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners #CLT113-36. 5 E-CERPs will be awarded.

Attorneys: 3.5 hours of General MCLE credit available.

Photography and Personal Information Policy

When registering for this event, you are agreeing to allow the organizer to share your information with additional sponsors of the event. You give your consent to be interviewed, videotaped, and/or photographed for use by BreastfeedLA. You understand that your interview, video, and/or photographic image may be used in print or digital/electronic form (e.g., publications, website, advertising, videos) and may recognize your association with BreastfeedLA.

 

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California Endowment
1000 N. Alameda Street
Yosemite Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Thursday, August 31, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 4:45 PM (PDT)


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