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Find Your VERB!

| July 9, 2015
Find Your VERB!

This summer, with support from Trillium Community Health Plan, we’re helping Springfield youth get active and move this summer! VERB is a physical activity type of summer reading program. Instead of tracking the number of books you read, you can count the physical activity you do! So, if you ride your bike, skateboard, dance or […]

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The Good Behavior Game

| May 15, 2015
The Good Behavior Game

The Good Behavior Game (GBG) is a research-based behavior management model that increases student academic time by decreasing disruptive behaviors. Through the Good Behavior Game, students work together, as members of teams, to create a positive learning environment by self-monitoring their own behavior as well as that of their classmates. Teachers use the GBG during the regular school day.

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Tips for safe holiday event planning

| December 5, 2014
Tips for safe holiday event planning

While intended to be fun,  many holidays can be a stressful time for many of us. Check out the tips below to help enjoy a safe and happy holiday season. Know someone who is depressed or suicidal? Get resources here. Life-Saving Tips for Party Planners [Adapted from Oregon Liquor Control Commission’s party tips] Serve plenty of […]

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Tips for a Healthy Baby

| December 17, 2013
Tips for a Healthy Baby

After your baby is born: Breastfeed your baby if possible–breastfeeding is best for your baby Keep your home smoke-free Spend time holding, loving and cuddling your baby Check to be sure your baby’s car seat is properly secured in the back seat Keep all your well-baby checkups For more information, check out these resources and talk with your healthcare […]

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Breastfeeding and Your Rights

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding and Your Rights

There are several laws that support women who breastfeed—both in the public and at the workplace. For details, visit the following websites: Oregon Breastfeeding Laws Federal Breastfeeding Laws

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Breastfeeding and the Workplace

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding and the Workplace

On this page: About | For employees | For employers | For assistance About Breastfeeding-Friendly Workplace Lane County Public Health (LCPH) in conjunction with the Breastfeeding Coalition of Lane County (BFCLC), WIC, and Health Babies, Healthy Communities (HBHC) recognizes the importance of breastfeeding in reducing chronic disease and increasing the health of our community.  Unfortunately, […]

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Breastfeeding Lane – Español – Pagina Principal

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding Lane – Español – Pagina Principal

Dar pecho…la unión más dulce [Página en íngles | Go to English] Bienvenidos a Breastfeedinglane.org, el sitio de web del programa de WIC de dar pecho en Lane County. Probablemente, usted ya escuchó algo que le gustó sobre amamantar y está buscando más infomación. Este sitio de web está hecho para servirle a usted. Aquí […]

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Breastfeeding and the First 60 Days

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding and the First 60 Days

Your Newborn (first few weeks) Hanging out with Baby…..psst have you heard?  Babies love being held skin to skin.  Holding your newborn skin to skin helps your baby feel safe and calm.  What an easy way to get breastfeeding off to a great start. Sit back and relax with baby between your breasts.  No clothes […]

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Breastfeeding – Links

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding – Links

Video Clips Laid Back Feeding (Biological Nurturing) Stanford Breastfeeding Clips Baby Feeding Clips with Dr. Jack Newman (Breastfeeding Inc) Information Breastfeeding Info with Dr. Jack Newman Milk Supply Breastfeeding Basics Local Help See our “help” page Advocacy MotherBaby Network Oregon Breastfeeding Coalition Parenting Help Healthy Babies Parenting Now! Wellmama

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Breastfeeding beyond the first year

| November 5, 2013
Breastfeeding beyond the first year

Coming Soon! The Toddler, The Child, Natural Weaning

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