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La Leche League of Hanford, California

Our continuing series of informal discussion meetings is open to all women interested in breastfeeding. You may start the series with any meeting, come as often as you like, and ask any questions regardless of that day's topic. Nursing babies are welcome.

Our monthly meetings rotate through the following topics:

  • The Advantages of Breastfeeding to Mother and Baby
  • Baby Arrives: The Family and the Breastfed Baby
  • The Art of Breastfeeding and Avoiding Difficulties
  • Nutrition and Weaning

Lending Library

Available at each meeting is an excellent library containing books on breastfeeding, pregnancy, birth, nutrition, and parenting. Our manual, THE WOMANLY ART OF BREASTFEEDING, is available to borrow or purchase.

Meeting Times

Please contact Leader Cathy Porter at 583-0703 or visit our Facebook page  Our Facebook group is a "closed group" for privacy reasons.  Please request to join, and we will approve you.

The La Leche League of Northern California and Hawaii's website contains more information on what to expect at a group meeting.

Leader Information


La Leche League Leaders are experienced mothers who have breastfed their own babies and who have been trained and accredited by La Leche League International to help mothers and mothers-to-be with all aspects of breastfeeding. If you would like breastfeeding help, please contact a La Leche League leader in your community.

Membership Information

For information on becoming a member please visit the membership page.

To become a member of La Leche League please bring a check to a meeting.


The local contact for this group webpage is

For information about the La Leche League of Northern California and Hawaii website please contact Please do not send requests for breastfeeding help to this email address. You may contact a local La Leche League leader or you may request help through La Leche League International.

This website is sponsored by La Leche League of Northern California and Hawaii (LLL NCA/HI) which is a subsidiary of La Leche League International (LLLI). LLL NCA/HI also includes Groups in Northern Nevada.

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Updated by Lauren Angelo on June 7, 2014
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