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AB IYCF-E Interim Report Release

The AB IYCF-E humanitarian coalition formed to assist families and emergency workers in the aftermath of the Fort McMurray evacuations in May 2016. The CLCA-ACCL continues to operate a hotline and email helpline for evacuees and workers and provide technical and other supports to the AB IYCF-E. ABIYCF-E-Report-PressRelease ABIYCF-E-Interim-Report-June  ... Read More

Early bird deadline extended to September 7th!

Last chance to save - we have extended the early pricing for the "Lactation: Culture, Communities and Collaboration" conference to MONDAY SEPTEMBER 7th. The full programme is now available along with a frequently asked questions documents to answer all your questions. Register today by clicking here!  ... Read More

Breastfeeding: One man’s perspective – James Akre

Keynote speaker, Mr. James Akre, joins us from Geneva, Switzerland to present “Breastfeeding: One man’s perspective”. Mr. Akre will present a compelling personal and professional narrative on building a society where all citizens support and encourage breastfeeding through their everyday activities. On Saturday, Mr. Akre moves from vision to tactics as he discusses the pr... Read More

Announcement – New and Improved Website!

The Board is happy to present our brand-new website, launching today! The new design is easier to navigate and integrates more effectively to social media channels. The goal of the website to provide information to IBCLCs and the public about the role of lactation consultants in the Canadian Health Care system and provide access resources that make fulfilling role more e... Read More

2015 CLCA/ACCL Conference in Niagara Falls, Ontario

From our inbox, we know you’ve been waiting for this all year long! Registration is now open – click here to register. http://www.clcaacdcel.cloverpad.org/event-1928635 The CLCA/ACCL Conference and AGM will take place Friday October 2nd and Saturday October 3rd 2015. This bi-annual conference brings together participants and speakers from across Canada and around the... Read More

2015 Award of Excellence – Nominations close September 15

Do you have a colleague who consistently demonstrates excellence in his or her practice? Who devotes time to mentorship and building the foundation for the next generation of lactation professionals? Whose innovative research is changing the face of the field? Who is strengthening the voice of IBCLCs and other breastfeeding advocates locally, provincially, nationally or interna... Read More