Get connected quickly to 1:1 Breastfeeding Support: Virtual or In-home
Receive care from an experienced, local lactation consultant through the method that feels best for you - fully virtual, virtual plus (with infant scales), or in-home. Get a response in <1 hour and a visit within 24-48 hours!
“Her visit was super valuable - she taught me a new feeding position that really reduced my pain level with feeding, and she was very knowledgeable and interested in providing care!”
-Abby, Second-time Mom, Boston
The WellNested Difference
High-quality, specialist local providers
Our providers are certified as International Board Certified Lactation Consultants®, the highest level available, and are located in New England. They're trained in the latest evidence-based practices and are supportive of parent choices. These specialist lactation consultants have the expertise to support you with:
- Infant position and latch
- Nipple pain, breast pain, and mastitis
- Milk supply
- Pumping and storage
- Identifying and adjusting for infant mouth issues such as tongue-tie
- Strategies to return to work
- Prenatal counseling for breastfeeding
- Managing challenging situations such as mom and/or baby medical conditions, preemies, or multiples
Get breastfeeding care fast
A WellNested specialist will be in contact in under an hour, with some visits even available same day!
Don't want to do the claims paperwork? Book through us and we'll do it for you!
Most of the major insurers in MA will reimburse 100% of a virtual or home visit from an IBCLC. WellNested will provide an IBCLC consultant whose services are reimbursable through your specific plan. If you have another insurer or have questions, connect with us to talk about your specific plan.
Background checked & fully-vetted
WellNested approved providers have passed a background check, have up-to-date vaccinations and flu shots, and been interviewed one-on-one. All must meet WellNested’s “fit” criteria, including a passion for caregiving work, sensitivity to the unique needs of each family and respect for/support of parents’ decisions.
Ability to book your consultant before birth
Be prepared and book your lactation consultations pre-birth, so you’ll have them locked in for those first, critical days after birth. Book any time during your third trimester.
Choose What’s Right for You
Your lactation consultant will provide virtual sessions via your computer, smartphone, or tablet.
Your lactation consultant will provide virtual sessions via your computer, smartphone, or tablet, and drop off an infant scale that will help you measure the weight of your baby before and after feeding to help get an accurate measure of baby’s milk transfer.*
*Available in MA and surrounding areas
Some lactation consultants are stillconducting in-home visits while taking the necessary safety precautionsrecommended by health authorities. If you are interested in this method, we can accommodate you.
It’s easy to get connected! Here’s how it works:
That's it! You don't need to do anything else. Your IBCLC will email you to confirm the session.
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Choose to contact us via SMS or Form.
If you’re not sure about the type of visit, don’t worry we’ll help you figure that out. You can also just get in contact with questions that you might have.
Please include your preferred visit type, your insurance provider, and any other info you'd like us know.