Resource: Successes in Adolescent Health: Tools and Techniques to Support Pregnant and Parenting Young People in Breastfeeding

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health - Region 5; and Health Resources and Services Administration, Office of Regional Operations - Region V

This resource, hosted on the Consortium to Lower Obesity in Chicago Children website, is a result of a recent education and training event to better understand and address research findings that mothers under the age of 20 have the lowest rates of breastfeeding initiation and the shortest duration of breastfeeding of those who breastfeed. The subsequent webpage features presentation recordings and slides, and an array of other materials based on information presented and discussions held throughout the event and since. Learn more.