Create an environment for breastfeeding anytime and anywhere.
Provide opportunities for people to come together and discuss information, opinions, personal experiences, challenges, and successes related to bresatfeeding.
Work to advocate for acceptance of breastfeeding anytime and anywhere.
Identify barriers to breastfeeding and advocate for change.
Building a Breastfeeding Environment connects individuals, families, and communities in fostering a culture that promotes breastfeeding through increasing awareness of its importance and building the capacity to support change. BaBE’s foundation comprises of community members and also includes: Public Health, Kids First staff, mothers, BFI committee members, students, health professionals, researchers and La Leche League members. BaBE was officially launched on June 21st, 2014 at a public event held at the People’s Place Library in Antigonish.