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About Us

KLIC is a Chapter of the United States Lactation Consultant Association (USLCA) www.uslcaonline.org.  We work to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. We advocate for the professional recognition of the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) as a vital part of the allied health team.  We collaborate with breastfeeding supporters at all professional and lay levels, including nurses, physicians, certified lactation counselors (CLC), La Leche League Leaders (LLL-L), and public health staff.

KLIC honors the Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes and does not accept funding from corporations who are not in compliance!  

Uniting Lay and Health Communities

Uniting Lay and Health Communities

    The Kentuckiana Lactation Improvement Coalition, Inc. (KLIC) is a non-profit, 501 (c) 3 organization started in 1993. It features:

  • Quarterly meetings in Louisville or Lexington featuring continuing education presentations
  • Quarterly newsletters
  • Special mailings for advocacy
  • Annual conferences
Our Goals

Our Goals

  • To promote knowledge, attitudes, and practices concerning breastfeeding that are evidence-based and consistent within and between various healthcare providers.
  • To promote, protect, and supports breastfeeding in the private and public sectors.
  • To facilitate the development of and referral to breastfeeding support networks and Lactation Consultants for clients and healthcare providers.
  • To protect the rights of mother and child to establish and continue a breastfeeding relationship.
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