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February 12, 2015
tytina.jpeg I have been doing this work for a number of years and I truly feel that this is my calling. I started as a young mother, with minimal support. I gained interest when I saw other mothers like me, striving to be good parents. I initially started as an outreach worker, promoting Healthy Start, encouraging mothers to get prenatal care early on, and passing out fliers for free pregnancy tests at local health centers. While this allowed me to help, I didn’t feel as if I was helping enough. Soon, I became a Breastfeeding Peer Counselor. I worked and volunteered at various places as a...
February 26, 2013
I am the proud mother of 5 breastfed babies. I started as a breastfeeding teenage mother. I went from being a breastfeeding mother to being a breastfeeding peer counselor, to becoming a CLC. I have dedicated my life to empowering women to successfully breastfeed their babies and reap the benefits as I have. I've been working and volunteering for the past 12 years and I wont stop. My plan is to leave a legacy even though I started as a statistic.