Breastfeeding Friendly Recognition

Breastfeeding Friendly

Supporting moms and getting babies off to a healthy start!

Across Minnesota, maternity centers, child care providers, workplaces and health departments are being recognized as Breastfeeding Friendly.

Click on an icon below to see those recognized as Breastfeeding Friendly.

Learn how to apply for the Breastfeeding Friendly designation:

Maternity Center icon Maternity Centers

Essentia Health, St. Mary's Medical Center, Birthing Center, Duluth

Essentia Health, St. Joseph's Medical Center, Birthing Center, Brainerd

Fairview Lakes Medical Center, The Birthplace, Wyoming

Fairview Northland Medical Center, The Birthplace, Princeton

HealthEast Hospitals

  • St. John's Hospital, Maplewood
  • St. Joseph's Hospital, St. Paul
  • Woodwinds Health Campus, Woodbury

Hennepin County Medical Center, The Birth Center, Minneapolis

Regions Hospital Birth Center, St. Paul

University of Minnesota Health, The Birthplace, Minneapolis

Child Care

Big Woods Child Care Center, Delano

Kind Hearts Day Care, Princeton

Learn 'n Play Preschool, Waite Park

Amy Pedersen, Rockford

Employer icon Workplaces

Aitkin County Health and Human Services

Anoka County

Beltrami County

Benton County

Big Lake Schools

Carlton County

Cass County Health, Human and Veterans Services

CentraCare Health, Big Lake Clinic

CentraCare Health, Monticello

CentraCare Health, Monticello Medical Group

CentraCare Health St. Cloud Hospital

City of Crookston

Columbia Heights Public Schools

Cummins Power Generation

Cuyuna Regional Medical Center

Dakota County

Dodge County Public Health

Essentia Health, St. Joseph's Medical Center, Brainerd

Essentia Health, Deer River

Essentia Health, Fosston

Essentia Health, Graceville

Essentia Health, Virginia

Goodhue County

Grand Itasca Clinic and Hospital, Grand Rapids

Guild, Inc.

Hastings Public Schools

HealthPartners family of organizations

Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis

Hy-Vee, Oakdale

Hy-Vee, Waseca

Isanti County

Kanabec County

Koochiching County

Lake County Health and Human Services

Lake Region Healthcare, Fergus Falls

Lakewood Health System

LifeCare Medical Center, Roseau

Marvin Windows, Warroad

Mercy Hospital, Moose Lake

Otter Tail County

Stellis Health Monticello

Nerdery, Bloomington

Ortonville Area Health Services, Ortonville

Red Lake Indian Health Services, Red Lake

RiverView Health, Crookston

St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services

Southeast Service Cooperative

Stillwater Medical Group, Stillwater


Swift County Benson Health Services

Turck, Inc.

County icon Health Departments

Anoka County

Benton County Public Health

Bloomington Public Health Division

Brown County

Carlton County

Dakota County

Faribault and Martin Counties Human Services

Freeborn County

Le Sueur County

McLeod County Public Health Nursing Services

Nicollet County Public Health

Polk County

Rice County

Sherburne County Health and Human Services Public Health

Stearns County Public Health Division

Waseca County

Washington County

Wright County Public Health

Updated Thursday, December 21, 2017 at 09:02AM