La Leche League is an international, nonprofit, nonsectarian
organization dedicated to providing education, information, support,
and encouragement to women who want to breastfeed. Each of our Groups
meets monthly. All breastfeeding mothers and pregnant women interested
in breastfeeding are welcome to come to our free meetings or call our
Leaders for breastfeeding help.
La Leche League of the Palos Verdes Peninsula and Neighbors Chapter offers support and information through:
- Mother-to-Mother support
- Monthly meetings
- Telephone help from accredited Leaders
- Lending library with books on childbirth, breastfeeding and related subjects
- Sales of The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding, or other items
breastfeeding mothers and mothers-to-be interested in breastfeeding are
welcome to come to our meetings or call one of our Leaders for
breastfeeding help or information. Babies are always welcome at our
Please call the PVP Information Line (310)
373-4135 for meeting locations and Leaders available by telephone for
breastfeeding information, encouragement and support for breastfeeding
mothers. If you have a question that cannot wait for a meeting, or if
you need information and support call Jody (310) 378-3720 Monday -
Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., PST.
Membership dues are $40 annually, which benefit La Leche League around the world and locally in helping gather and share breastfeeding information.
To obtain Memberships or to order the following books (prices include tax and US post):
Womanly Art of Breastfeeding:
- English ...$20
- Spanish ...$18 "El Arte Feminino de Amamantar"
- Japanese ...$40
Please send your check payable to:
La Leche League of Palos Verdes Peninsula
932 Calle Miramar
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Donations to La Leche League are appreciated and tax deductible! Thank you for your support.
Groups and Leaders in our Chapter
|GROUP||Meeting Information||For More Info|
|Palos Verdes Peninsula||First Thursday of the month, 10:00 a.m. at St. Francis
Episcopal Church. 2200 Via Rosa, Palos Verdes Estates.|
We also have a toddler meeting on the third Thurday of every month at Alta Loma Park located at 26126 Delos Drive, Torrance, 90503. We will meet on the fourth Thursday in the event of rain.
|Please call Anne at (424) 237-2833or Ellen at (310) 326-7925 or by email at email@example.com.|
|Redondo Beach||We are now meeting at Beach Cities Health District located at 514 Prospect Avenue between Diamond and Beryl streets. We will be meeting downstairs in the meeting rooms.|
Our daytime meeting meets on the second Friday of every month at 10am.
Our evening meeting is on the third Monday of every month at 7pm.
We have a park days on different days of the week. Please come to a meeting or call to get on the email list to find out about upcoming events.
|For more information please contact the following the Leaders:|
Deborah at (562)896-1779 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Or email Kris at email@example.com
Katie at 310-944-0622
or Kari by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
|Torrance -South Bay Milky Way (in Japanese)|
Third Tuesday of the month, 10 a.m. in the Conference Room #3 at Torrance Memorial Medical Center, 23868 Hawthorne Blvd.
Orange County meeting is second Tuesday, time and place changes every month, so please call Emi at 714-914-0704 to find out the schedule & place.
|Monthly discussion meetings conducted in Japanese language only. Please call Masako 310-540-2059.|
Please note that although we sometimes meet at a church, we are neither for nor against any particular religion.