Breastfeeding Advocates of Sarasota County (BASC)

The Breastfeeding Advocates of Sarasota County is a dynamic group of passionate individuals, agencies, and organizations working to improve breastfeeding through education, direct services, and workplace support.

Some of our current projects include:

If you are interested in joining the Breastfeeding Advocates of Sarasota County or would like more information, please contact Jamee Thumm at (941) 373-7070, ext. 307 or

2017 Meeting Dates:

All meetings – unless noted are the FIRST Wednesday of every other month from 3:00-4:30 pm. We meet in Room 227, Sarasota County Health Department (unless otherwise noted.)

Agendas, minutes, and handouts will be available as they are released.



Breastfeeding Trees from Breastfeed LA on Vimeo.

Breastfeeding Resource Hand-Outs:

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Click the link to the right to “like” our Facebook page, and stay up-to-date about local events, activities, and information for breastfeeding moms.



BFWorkshopSarasota Move to Action: Closing the Gap on Breastfeeding Disparities Workshop:

Powerpoint Downloads: