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Inclement Weather Information

In case of bad weather, make sure the Health & Nutrition Center is open.

08/12/16 - 08/31/16
August is Immunization Awareness Month!

SCHNC will be hosting an event for local superheroes to raise awareness about childhood immunizations. For more information, Click here! For more information in Spanish, click here!   

09/06/16 - 09/25/16
Strolling for Breastfeeding

Raise Awareness and Support Breastfeeding in the Community! For more information, click here!  For information in spanish, click here! 


Breastfeeding Promotion & Support

Let Surry County's Lactation Team help you achieve your lactation goal by assisting you with your breastfeeding needs. Our free services include hospital, home and clinic visits, telephone counseling, pump rentals, support groups and educational classes.


Our breastfeeding classes are offered each 2nd and 3rd Thursday of the month.

For more information, click here; for Spanish (español), click here.


Our Breastfeeding Support Group meets the first Thursday of each month between 1:00pm-2:00pm.  For more information, please click here.


Breastfeeding peer counselor.


You can call the SCHNC Lactation Help Lines between 8:15am-5pm: 336-401-8461 or 336-401-8452 (Both English and Spanish language are available for both help lines).


The After Hours Lactation Help Line, 336-374-9549, is available, Monday through Friday, between 5 pm and 9:30 pm, and daily on weekends until 9:30 pm.



For more information about breastfeeding, click here.