Judgement Free Breastfeeding Support

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Live + Virtual Family Support

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Breastfeeding Support

Breastfeeding may be hard at first but it doesn't have to stay that way. Book a private, in-home or virtual lactation visit with me.

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Prenatal Classes

We offer a variety of prenatal classes, such as Childbirth Education, Breastfeeding, Infant Sleep, and Newborn Care classes.

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Sleep Education Coaching

Learn about infant brain development, how it relates to sleep, infant vs adult sleep cycles, caring for caregiver, the art of infant sleep, and when to ask for help.

New Parenting classes
Parenting community

Join The Baby Pro Bistro Community, where you can get all your prenatal and parenting classes plus expert speakers and judgement-free parenting support! The most comprehensive and unique program for expecting and new parents available!

“Breast milk is like the well that never stops giving.”

–Titilayo Medunoye

Hi, I'm Shelly Taft

I’m a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Doula, and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). Based in Worcester County, MA, I’ve been supporting new families in Massachusetts and Rhode Island since 2007.

Every parent is different, so I don’t believe in a cookie-cutter approach to lactation help. I will work with you to develop a breastfeeding plan that works for your life and your family.

I’m usually available on short notice, including evenings, weekends, and holidays. After all, babies don’t check the calendar!

When I’m not doing home visits for breastfeeding help, I work as a lactation consultant at UMASS Memorial Hospital in Worcester. You can also find me teaching childbirth, breastfeeding, and TummyTime! classes at various hospitals and sites in Worcester County, MA

I’ve supported more than a thousand families in Massachusetts and Rhode Island and I’d be honored to help you, too.

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Insurance Company Reimbursement

Most Health Insurance Companies will reimburse you for my services.
Aetna and Unicare subscribers have no out-of-pocket costs for my visits.