Waukesha County

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Breastfeeding Support & Education:

Breastfeeding Support Program:

  • FREE breastfeeding support to Waukesha County residents
  • Our Nurses who are also Certified Lactation Counselors (CLC) can provide support, education and resources to lactating mothers or pregnant women
  • In-home and telephone consultations available
  • To refer yourself or someone else, call (262) 896-8430

 Breastfeeding Education Classes:

2020 Breastfeeding Education Classes Brochure - English & Spanish (en español)

  • FREE monthly breastfeeding classes for pregnant women
  • Learn more about the “how-to’s” and benefits of breastfeeding your infant. This class offers the best ways to assure a good start to your breastfeeding journey.
  • Please call 262-896-8440 with questions or to register/ Favor de llamar a Dayanna al 262-896-8472 para registrarse para una clase o alguna pregunta sobre la lactancia.

 Waukesha County Breastfeeding Coalition:

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Public Health Services


Contact Us


Dept. of Health and Human Services
Address: 514 Riverview Avenue
Waukesha WI, 53188
Phone: (262) 896-8430
Fax: (262) 970-6670
TollFree: 1-800-540-3620
Email: hhs@waukeshacounty.gov

  • Beginning February 1, 2021, the Public Health Clinic will be closed to appointments for all services as we move toward COVID vaccinations. The WIC Clinic will remain open for services by appointment only. Learn more about Waukesha County’s work with the COVID vaccine here.

The Nurse Call Center is available by phone:
Monday-Friday. (8 AM – 4:30 PM)
WIC Benefit Issuance is available:
Mondays (8:15 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (3 – 5:30 PM)
Fridays (8:30 – 11:30 AM)

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please contact a medical professional or call 911.

The Public Health Division will be closed to the public for the following observed holidays in 2021:

  • Memorial Day - Monday, May 31, 2021
  • Independence Day- Monday, July 5th, 2021
  • Labor Day- Monday, September 6, 2021
  • Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving - Thursday, November 25, 2021, and Friday, November 26, 2021
  • Christmas Eve and Christmas Day - Friday, December 24, 2021, and Monday, December 25, 2021
  • New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day (2021-2022) - Friday, December 31, 2021, and Monday, January 3, 2022