Chicago Breast Feeding Task Force. n.d.. Loving our children, loving ourselves: Mothers teaching mothers in Chicago's Breastfeeding, Peer Counselor Program. Chicago, IL: Illinois Department of Public Health, Illinois WIC Program, Chicago Breast Feeding Task Force, and Best Start, 1 videotape (36 minutes, VHS).
Annotation: The opening portion of this 36 minute video features a description of the Chicago Breast Feeding Task Force's Breastfeeding, Peer Counselor Program, based at Cook County Hospital. The Administrative Director, Rachel Abramson, provides program details and a discussion of the statistics which gave rise to the program, showing that economically disadvantaged mothers tend not to breastfeed. The second portion of the film features interviews with peer counselors in the program, and the third portion features comments by members of the administrative team commenting on the management of the program.
Keywords: Audiovisual materials, Breastfeeding, Breastfeeding promotion, Community health services, Hospitals, Model programs, Outreach, Peer counseling, Peer support programs, Programs, Videotapes