Resources for Families in Need of Formula

Resources and information for families who are affected by the formula shortage.


INFORMATION AND FACT SHEETS

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine– ABM Statement on Shortage of Breastmilk Substitutes

American Academy of Pediatrics – With the baby formula shortage, what should I do if I can’t find any?

Department of Health and Human Services – Information for Families During the Formula Shortage (available in Spanish, Vietnamese, Creole, and Navajo)

New Jersey Department of Health – Infant Formula Shortage Guidance

New Jersey Department of Health – Governor Murphy Activates Price Gouging Laws & Outlines Steps Taken by the Administration to Address National Baby Formula Shortage

FDA – FDA Takes Important Steps to Improve Supply of Infant and Specialty Formula Products

FDA – Powdered Infant Formula Recall: What to Know

FDA – FDA Investigation of Cronobacter Infections

U.S. Breastfeeding Committee – The 4 Pillars of Infant Nutrition Security in the U.S. 

USDA – USDA Grants Additional WIC Flexibilities

USDA – Infant Formula Recall & Supply

The White House – FACT SHEET: President Biden Announces Additional Steps to Address Infant Formula Shortage

 

SAFE PREPARATION OF FORMULA

CDC – How to Prepare and Store Powdered Infant Formula

FDA – Infant Formula: Safety Do’s and Don’ts

 

INFANT FEEDING RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

Every Baby Eats – Prenatal Breastfeeding and Relactation Classes

Community Food Bank of New Jersey – Find Food Near You

PMCH – Mocha Movement: A Breastfeeding Community (Jersey City or Paterson)

New Jersey Department of Health – WIC General Program and Eligibility Information 

www.ZipMilk.org –  Find Breastfeeding Support by Zip Code

US Lactation Consultant Association – USLCA’s Find An IBCLC Directory

Human Milk Banking Association of North America – www.hmbana.org

 

EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FOR PARENTS

PMCH – Emotional Well-Being Program

Postpartum Support International

Getting Involved

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