Breastfeeding Support Groups
New moms enjoy outstanding personal support facilitated by Bon Secours' certified lactation consultants. Nursing babies are welcome, of course!
Bon Secours Richmond FREE Breastfeeding Support Group Meetings in Innsbrook/West End
- 1st and 3rd Tuesday each month from 10am – 11am
- 4121 Cox Road – Suite 115, Glen Allen, VA 23060
- For more information: (804) 545-1665
Bon Secours Richmond FREE Breastfeeding Support Group Meetings at St. Francis Medical Center
- 1st and 3rd Wednesday each month from 11am – 12pm
- 13710 St. Francis Boulevard, Midlothian, VA 23114
- Located in the classrooms past the cafeteria
- For more information: (804) 594-2229
We understand that sometimes you still have questions about breastfeeding and how your baby is eating after you’ve been discharged from the hospital. Even if you already have selected a pediatrician, you can schedule a lactation focused appointment with a certified lactation counselor by calling 804-730-4690. Lactation counseling is provided at the Bon Secours Pediatrics of Mechanicsville office, located at 7347 Bell Creek Road, Suite 100, Mechanicsville, VA, 23111. Typical hours available for appointments include Monday – Friday from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m and Saturday from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. for sick visits.
Insurances accepted include Medicaid, Optima, Tricare, Humana, Cigna, Virginia Premier, and Aetna. Please contact your insurance provider as needed with any additional questions about your coverage.
Additional Breastfeeding Resources
Postpartum Depression & Anxiety Support
Anxiety and depression affect up to 1 in 5 women during pregnancy or the first year postpartum. They are caused by changes in biology, psychology, hormones, and environment.
In partnership with Postpartum Support Virginia, these support groups are open to anyone! Meet other mothers, learn coping skills and identify resources. Babies are welcome, of course!
Bon Secours Richmond FREE Postpartum Support Group Meetings at St. Francis Medical Center
Bon Secours Richmond FREE Postpartum Support Group at Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital
- 1st and 3rd Saturdays
- 9 am – 10:30 am
- St. Mary’s Hospital
- Education room by the cafeteria (sign will be outside the door)
- Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Open to anyone * Babies welcome, of course! *Meet other mothers * Learn coping skills * Identify resources