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Breastfeeding Community Resources

At Anderson Hospital, we believe in supporting and promoting the well-being of both mother and baby. We understand the significant benefits of breastfeeding for the health and development of infants, as well as the positive impact it can have on mothers. To ensure a successful breastfeeding journey for our community, we have curated a list of valuable resources and information to assist you every step of the way.

Breastfeeding Support Programs

Below is a comprehensive list of community programs throughout the Metro-East region to support mothers on their breastfeeding journey.

Edwardsville Region Breastfeeding Task Force

La Leche League of Greater St. Louis

Weigh In Wednesday Post Partum Support Group

County Health Department WIC Services:
Bond County Health Department WIC

1520 S. 4th Street
Greenville, Illinois 62246

Phone: 618.664.1442

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Clinton County

930 A Fairfax Street
Carlyle, Illinois 62231

Phone: 618.594.8942

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Macoupin County

805 N. Broad St.
Carlinville, Illinois 62626

Phone: 217.854.3223

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Madison County Coordinated Youth and Human Services -WIC

Granite City Location
2016 Madison Ave
Granite City, Illinois 62040

Phone: 618.876.2383

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Wood River Location
101 E. Edwardsville Rd
Wood River, Illinois 62095

Phone: 618.876.2383

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

St. Clair County WIC

Health Department-WIC
19 Public Sq. Suite 150
Belleville, Illinois 62220

Hot Line 24 hours a day 618.806.4686

East Side Health District-WIC

East St. Louis Location
638 N 20th Street
East St. Louis, Illinois 62205

Phone: 618.874.4713

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Cahokia Location
1217 Camp Jackson Road
Cahokia, Illinois 62206

Phone: 618.337.4178

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Fairmont City Location
2568 N 41st Street
Fairmont City, Illinois 62201

Phone: 618.271.7550

Services offered: Appointments with certified lactation consultants and peer counselors are available in the WIC office for eligible clients. Breast pumps are available through the Medicaid program for eligible clients.

Pump Rental and Supply Vendors:
Lactation Station at Anderson Hospital

6800 State Route 162
Maryville, Illinois 62025

Phone: 618.391.6057

There are retail Medela breast pumps and supplies for sale and hospital-grade breast pumps available for rent.

Neb Medical Services

7646 W. 159th Street
Orland Park, Illinois 60462

 Visit their website for more information.

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