La Leche League of the Philippines
La Leche League is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian organization dedicated to providing education, information, support, and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. All breastfeeding mothers and pregnant women interested in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our meetings or call our Leaders for breastfeeding help.
Membership in La Leche League (Manila) is Php 2,500 for one year. The membership fee helps support our local LLL group and the international organization. Membership benefits include a one year subscription to New Beginnings and a discount on items purchased from the LLLI Catalogue.
LLL of Manila offers:
- Mother-to-Mother support
- Monthly meetings
- Telephone help from accredited Leaders
- Library of books on loan to paid members
- Sales of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding and other items
Meetings in the Philippines
A continuing series of informal discussion meetings are offered and are open to all women interested in breastfeeding (pregnant or otherwise). Nursing infants and toddlers are always welcome.
Our meetings cover such topics as the benefits of breastfeeding, getting started and family adjustments & support, overcoming difficulties, nutrition, and weaning.
Meetings in Manila:
Meetings are held in Ortigas or Makati City, Metro Manila and schedules vary from month to month. Pregnant women are encouraged to attend and learn about breastfeeding early. Moms are encouraged to bring their babies to the meetings. Please contact the LLL Leader for more information and breastfeeding support.
Meetings in Cavite:
Please contact the LLL Leader for more information and breastfeeding support.
As the venue may change occasionally, please send an SMS to one of the leaders listed below to pre-register and confirm venue.
Leaders are experienced mothers who are accredited by La Leche League International. For meeting confirmation, information and breastfeeding support, please contact:
Mobile - + 63 922 829 2268
Email – firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone - +63 46 414 4456
Mobile – For Text messages only: + 639178016406
Email - email@example.com