california advanced lactation institute
integrated lactation education

Welcome to

California Advanced Lactation Institute


Since 2013, preparing individuals to work in the field of lactation care

Providing professional lactation education since 2013, we are preparing the future of the lactation care profession!  

Get in touch with us by using the contact form at the bottom of this page.





professional education

Preparing individuals for a career in lactation care



parent education

In collaboration with The Nest & Co. and Baby Café Bakersfield, preparing expectant families for labor,childbirth, parenthood, and infant feeding

digital media 

Advocating for families by sharing evidence-informed messages about the importance of breastfeeding, chestfeeding, and human milk feeding




Breastfeeding matters. It is an important health strategy whose effects are long-term and myriad. We cannot afford to leave to chance whether a family receives appropriate support.
— Christine Staricka, IBCLC


Let's Chat.

Use the form below to contact us regarding your plans or vision for becoming a lactation care provider.

We’re always looking for new and exceptional individuals to join us and obtain the education and background necessary to prepare for the IBCLC® exam.  

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