If you’re an employer, you may wonder why you should devote time and resources to support breastfeeding mothers. It might surprise you to know that while breastfeeding helps new mothers and babies, it can also help you!
Studies have shown that employers who are supportive of mothers who pump or breastfeed can end up saving money in the long run:
So, how do you create a workplace that supports breastfeeding? Make sure all employees are aware of your supportive policies around nursing and pumping, provide a nursing or pumping room that locks from the inside, and be considerate of nursing breaks. We think you’ll find that breast is best for everyone involved.