Lebanon Breastfeeding Resource Directory 2018


As a new parent may you be filled with much joy and happiness with the arrival of your new baby.
You chose to breastfeed!!
That is the best choice ever. Check the Lebanon breastfeeding resource directory of 2018.
Let’s start…
You want to make sure that the medication you are taking is compatible with breastfeeding:
Lactmed (free smartphone App)
E-Lactancia (site)
Toxnet (site)
Lactation Consultants (Beirut)
Bahia Abdallah El‐Moufti, 
Lactation Consultant, IBCLC
✆01/562109 Ext. 110
Farah Barbir Ounsi
Lactation Education Counselor
Aya Fakih
Breastfeeding Specialist  
✆ 76/600087
Iman El‐Zein Breastfeeding Specialist/LAECD ✆ 01/738078
Joanna El Zein Nawfal
Breastfeeding Specialist &
Certified Childbirth Educator
✆ 03/076276
Breastfeeding Consultants (Lebanon)
Nadiya Dragan
Breastfeeding Counselor & Lecturer      
Pressila Derjany
Breastfeeding Specialist & Certified Nutritionist
(Kesserwan & Beirut)
✆ 03/146812
Judy Abdul Aziz Meski
Breastfeeding Specialist & Nutritionist (Beirut & North Government) 
✆ 81/842199
Nisrine Abi Rizk 
Lactation Consultant, IBCLC & Midwife (Kesserwan)  
✆ 03/947928
Farah Algharib Andary
Lactation Consultant, IBCLC (Aley)  
✆ 70/001144
Salam Harb (South & Beirut)  Lactation Consultant, IBCLC  
✆ 81/676266
Mirna El‐Sabbagh 
Lactation Consultant, IBCLC & Nutritionist   (UAE & Lebanon)
✆ 76/793096
Samar Mroue (USA & Online)  Certified Lactation Counselor
Joelle Farkh
Breastfeeding Counselor & Specialist 

✆ +33(07)52365256 (on Skype)
Sara Luis Hannan
Accredited breastfeeding specialist
Rana Antonios,
Product  Manager 
@Medela Lebanon
✆ 01/ 873381
✆ 03/662272
Lebanese Association for Early
Child Development  1 pump available for rental
✆ 01/395393
La Leche League Lebanon NGO
Free Monthly Support meetings
✆ 71/372953
(Local NGO & Advocacy Group) Organizes breastfeeding promotional & advocacy events
✆ 71/273713
National Breastfeeding Helpline
Run by Iman El‐Zein
✆ 03/824100
Ministry of Health Law Infraction Hotline Please report any infraction to the law 47/2008 to the ministry  ✆ 1214
 Breastfeeding in Lebanon
for breastfeeding parents questions & concerns.
by Nadiya Dragan El‐Chiti
Fathers and Fathers-to-be in the Middle East  private group for (dads and dad-to-be)only
Human Milk 4 Human Babies – Lebanon   A group dedicated to fostering community between local families who have chosen to share breastmilk
Mothers’ Support in Lebanon (MSL)
Online support provided by Breastfeeding
by Joanna El Zein Nawfal.
LAECD/support breastfeeding and baby’s nutritionOnline support by Lebanese Association for Early Child Development
by Iman El Zein
Mama 2 Mama Beirut Breastfeeding Support  Support group for mamas by mamas (women only)
by Tamara Drenttel Brand
Samar Mroue (USA & Online)
Certified Lactation Counselor
  من أم لأم – مجموعة أصدقاء جمع
Private Arabic support group for moms to share
breastfeeding experiences. Open only to women.
Breastfeeding in Lebanon (Whatsapp Group)
Ask Vanessa to add you to the group
✆ 03488410