Lactation Support

Lactation Support

Natural Resources offers many options to support you with breastfeeding or chest feeding your child including classes, consultations, breastpump rentals & product including classes, consultations, breastpump rentals & products. We carry a broad range of products for the nursing mother or parent including lactation teas, tinctures and herbs, nipple shields, Medela pumping supplies, nursing bras and pumping bustiers, supplemental nursing systems and more.

What We Offer

Lactation Support Circle

Every week an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) facilitates a support group. Our consultant can help you with low milk supply, painful latch, oversupply, slow weight gain and other issues. You will not only get immediate help with whatever difficulties you're experiencing and have your questions answered, you will also meet other parents, find support, have your experience normalized, and make friends.

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In-Home Consultations

In-home private consultations offer extensive support and are provided by experienced International Board Certified Lactation Consultants (IBCLC). They meet parents and babies where they are in their breastfeeding relationship, offering them practical and realistic guidance and support. Our consultants focus on giving simple and manageable advice, on building a workable plan with you, as well as helping parents understand the importance of the breastfeeding relationship. In-Home Consultations are recommended for: the first two to three weeks after birth, issues of a more complex nature, twins, especially during the first month after birth, hospitalized infants, those who are experiencing difficulty with latching, positioning, painful nursing, mothers with low supply, weight gain issues, complications such as thrush, mastitis, bottle refusal, etc, 

In-Home Consultations Include:

  • 1-2 hours of focused one-on-one consultation
  • compassionate and evidence based breastfeeding support
  • observation and evaluation of breastfeeding
  • assessment of mother and baby
  • weigh baby on pediatric digital scale
  • a written detailed, individualized, and realistic breastfeeding plan
  • up to 2 weeks of phone & email follow-up support

Natural Resources Members receive a 10% discount

Call 415-550-2611 during business hours (Mon-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 11am-5pm) to learn more or submit the form below to request a call from a consultant to discuss your situation and/or set up an appointment.

Learn more about our consultants: Tracy Massillon, IBCLC ~ Melitta Hoder, IBCLC ~ Amy Clark, IBCLC


In-Store Consultations

In-Store Private Breastfeeding Consultations are currently on hiatus.


Nursing Bra Fittings

Ill-fitting bras can be worse than just uncomfortable for a breastfeeding or chestfeeding parent -- they can contribute to clogged ducts and mastitis! We offer bra fittings & can advise you on the right bra for your changing body.