Breastfeeding Peer Counselor Requirements

  LAKE CUMBERLAND DISTRICT HEALTH DEPARTMENT APPLICATION FOR WIC BREASTFEEDING PEER COUNSELOR Breastfeeding Peer Counselors provide basic information about breastfeeding to WIC mothers during their pregnancy, and after the baby is born. They encourage mothers to breastfeed, and help mothers find help if problems occur. Starting pay for this position is $13.50/hr. The Breastfeeding Peer Counselor must meet all of the following listed qualifications: Be a contemporary/cohort/equal to the woman to whom she will be providing information and support. This includes speaking the ability to speak Spanish, if needed; Has been or currently is a WIC participant; Has breastfed at […]