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Film Release--Weaving Our Common Threads: Building Supportive Breastfeeding Communities

Kitchener, Ontario
June 12, 2016

11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Waterloo Region Museum, 10 Huron Road

Come celebrate the release of Weaving Our Common Threads: Building Supportive Breastfeeding Communities.

The Breastfeeding Buddies Program of Waterloo Region and Manulife Centre for Community Health Research at Wilfrid Laurier University have produced a short film about our shared vision to build supportive breastfeeding communities through community-based peer support and collaboration.
This Canadian film is intended to be used as an engaging learning resource for programs offering breastfeeding education, promotion and support.

The film can be viewed in its entirety (60 minutes) or in shorter chapters that address:

  • Dispelling Common Myths and Overcoming Barriers
  • Supportive Partners
  • About Breastfeeding Buddies and Peer Support
  • Community Support & Public Breastfeeding

Doors open at 11:00 a.m., premiere screening at 11:30 a.m., reception to follow.

To register visit

Available at no cost thanks to a Community Breastfeeding Project Grant from Best Start Resource Centre, by Health Nexus.