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Resources At UK

Mommy and Me Breastfeeding Clinic

This clinic is a free service available to all moms who would like to breastfeed and are interested in having a breastfeeding assessment performed by Kentucky Children's Hospital providers. During your visit, the baby will be weighed and examined and a physician and lactation consultant will work with the new mom to develop a plan to meet her breastfeeding needs. For appointments, call 859-323-6211

Clinic hours: Monday-Friday 12:45-3:15 p.m.

Cost: varies based on health coverage; insurance is billed.

Location: Kentucky Clinic South, 2400 Greatstone Point, Lexington

Nursing Your Infant Class

This class focuses on the advantages of breastfeeding, proper positioning and latch-on, guidelines for adequate breastfeeding and how to prevent and resolve discomfort. Fathers or support persons are encouraged to attend. This class is taught by a certified lactation consultant. Call 859-323-2750 to register.

Class times: Thursdays 6:30-9 p.m.

Cost: $25 per couple

Location: UK Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Office Building, 125 E. Maxwell, Suite 140, Lexington

Building Healthy Families

Anthem is offering the new Building Healthy Families (formerly Future Mom) comprehensive resource through the UK health insurance plan. It offers 24/7 access to personalized prenatal through post pregnancy content including digital tools, live health coaches, a library of educational articles and videos, access to a maternity nurse, and lactation support through the SydneySM Health mobile app or on This convenient hub offers an extensive collection of tools and information to help you navigate your family’s unique journey.  For additional information, contact Anthem at 1-855-634-3383.

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