CLCA/ACCL supports its members as they continue to support breastfeeding/chestfeeding during this stressful time. Visit our dedicated COVID-19 resource section so you can quickly access current recommendations and shareable images/graphics.
about our members
Members of the Canadian Lactation Consultant Association are IBCLCs (International Board Certified Lactation Consultants) or students working towards IBCLC designation. Our members work in a variety of clinical (including private practice, hospital, clinic) research and policy settings.
We provide educational opportunities, professional networking as well as advocacy on issues relating to breastfeeding/chestfeeding and the needs of IBCLCs in Canada.
We are fully affiliated with the Breastfeeding Committee of Canada and adhere to the International Code on the Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes. The CLCA/ACCL advocates on behalf of the IBCLC, families and breastfeeding/chestfeeding advocates at all levels of government and in the private sector.
Visit the Membership Testimonials page to hear from our members.
BECOME an IBCLC
Interested in becoming an IBCLC? The International Board Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBCLE) is the official source for information on getting your IBCLC certificate, registration and exam requirements. You will want to visit IBCLE for all the most current information on how to become an IBCLC.
FIND A LACTATION CONSULTANT
Parents and health care providers alike look to IBCLCs for their expertise in management of breastfeeding, chestfeeding and lactation issues.
Find a Lactation Consultant near you!