Specifications include, but are not limited to: Breastfeeding Education and Policy for Ohio Businesses. The objective of this project is to support workplace compliance with the federal lactation law and improve duration of
1. Increasing understanding of the benefits of allowing time and space for mothers to express milk or breastfeed at work and
2. Improving employer/businesses’ policies that are supportive of breastfeeding.
Funds have been provided to develop an Ohio specific Breastfeeding Tool Kit, collect and analyze assessments for at least
fifty businesses in the nine counties regarding lactation accommodation offered and review existing policies. The Contractor
will conduct a “Business Case for Breastfeeding” model train the trainer for county stakeholder representatives, develop
assessment tools (pre and post assessment for county trainings), and provide assistance with development of lactation
policies and education for county employers/businesses.