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Training and Recognition for Providers

Entrenamiento y Reconocimiento para Proveedoras

If you are a child care provider and would like to become a recognized Breastfeeding-Friendly partner, you\'ve come to the right place!

The Breastfeeding-Friendly San Diego (BFSD) program is a self-nomination and recognition program in which providers can complete at their own pace. There are 5 simple steps to complete, known as Building Blocks to Breastfeeding-Friendly Childcare, to become eligible for breastfeeding-friendly recognition.

Si usted es una proveedora y quiere convertirse en un centro reconocido como Pro-Lactancia, ha venido al lugar correcto! 

El programa Pro-Lactancia de San Diego (BFSD) es un programa de auto-nominación y reconocimiento. Hay 5 pasos para completar que llamamos los Elementos Básicos Para el Cuidado de Niños Pro-Lactancia y al terminar puede aplicar para reconocimiento.

 

How to become a Recognized Provider for

Breastfeeding-Friendly Child Care

Building Block 1: Create a Breastfeeding-Friendly Environment

Elemento Básico 1: Crear un entorno Pro-Lactancia para las familias que incluya un espacio para madres y empleadas para que amamanten o usen el sacaleches, y que no sea en un baño.

Resources and Checklist support

Building Block 2: Provide Employee Training to Support Breastfeeding

Elemento sico 2: Entrenar a todo el personal sobre prácticas pro-lactancia

Online Training in English

Online Training in Spanish

Building Block 3: Implement Proper Storage, Handling, and Feeding of Breast Milk

Elemento sico 3: Implementar un almacenamiento, manejo y alimentación de la leche materna a bebés de manera adecuada

Guidelines and Sample Infant Feeding Plans

Building Block 4: Adopt Written Policies Supporting Breastfeeding Families and Employees

Elemento sico 4: Adoptar una polizá/procedimientos por escrito que apoyen a familias y empleados que amamantan.

Sample Policies

Building Block 5: Offer Breastfeeding Resources to Families and Employees

Elemento sico 5: Ofrecer recursos sobre la lactancia a familias y empleados

Pamphlets are available here and you can use the SDCBC website for links to share with parents

For additional information about each Building Block and online training, visit the UCSD Center for Community Health webpage.

Utilize the online resources to help support and implement breastfeeding-friendly practices for your families and employees.

For any questions, you can email the BFSD team at BFSDchildcare@breastfeeding.org

Once you have completed the 5 Building Blocks, you may be ready to nominate yourself to be recognized as a BFSD childcare partner.

Submit your documents here for review.