Conway Regional provides lactation services for all new mothers while they are in the hospital. Our lactation staff provide one-on-one education, advice, and support as you embark on this rewarding experience. A certified lactation consultant or counselor is also available after discharge by appointment, Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. Call 501-513-5721 for assistance.
The Conway Regional Lactation Store is located on the first floor of the Conway Regional Women's Center. The store carries breast care and support items essential for a nursing mother and her baby. The lactation store carries a wide variety of bra sizes up to an H-cup which can't be found in a regular store.
Items available include breastfeeding gowns, bras, breast pumps, and accessories. Breast pumps are offered for sale or for rent. The lactation store is open Monday through Saturday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. The lactation store carries brands such as:
Gift registry is also available.
Great news! Conway Regional's traditional in-person breastfeeding classes will resume beginning April 20. Click here to view or sign-up for a Breastfeeding class.
We encourage all new moms to take advantage of this class as they prepare to welcome their new baby. For more information, call 501-513-5721 of email [email protected].
A Great Start: A Lactation Education Club
Conway Regional is excited to offer this breastfeeding support club to all mothers, new or experienced. This includes those who are considering/planning to nurse or are currently nursing their babies. Topics will include the benefits of breast milk, nutrition information for mothers, positioning, latching, breast pumps, breast vs. formula, challenges you may face, and more.
The support club is located in the Women's Center Classroom 1 on the fourth Saturday of every month at 12:00 pm. For more information or to RSVP, call 501-513-5721.