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Join us for a knowledge-sharing circle on the topic of traditional Anishinaabe practices that support healthy breastfeeding, postpartum recovery, and newborn care. There will be a taste-testing of traditional foods and a fun night of practicing hands-on newborn care such as breastfeeding holds, baby carriers, and more.

Raeanne Madison, MPH, is a crane clan citizen of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa Indians. Raeanne is an Indigenous mother, auntie, doula, and community educator who currently resides in Bawating (Sault Ste. Marie, Mich.). She is the founder of Postpartum Healing Lodge, a community education and doula training organization that partners with groups all across Indian country.

To register or for more information, contact: Julia Jarvis, 906‑341‑1836 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Date & time: March 12, 5-7 p.m.
Location: Big Bear arena Hospitality Room, 2 Ice Circle in Sault Ste. Marie

Please follow our community care protocols and do not attend if you have been feeling ill or have recently been exposed to COVID-19, RSV, or the Flu.

Indigenous Breastfeeding Workshop

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