High 5
for Mom and Baby

High 5 for Mom & Baby Resource Area

Handout - 'What Can I Expect from a High 5 for Mom & Baby Hospital'

This handout - formerly available as a "bookmark" - helps parents know what to expect, provides a list of web resources, and information on hand expression. The handout may be customized with hospital name and contact information, as well as contact information for community breastfeeding support, before printing on 8.5x11 paper.

Download English handout here (fillable pdf)
Download Spanish handout here (fillable pdf)

Hand-expression resources
The below resources may be helpful to support staff education around supplementation and alternate feeding methods.

Alternative Feeding Methods [pdf]
Hand Expression of Breastmilk [pdf]
(courtesy Lactation Education Resources, used with permission)

High 5 Logos and Branding Materials

The name High 5 for Mom & Baby, the corresponding logotype, and the related branding are the property of United Methodist Health Ministry Fund. Use is offered free of charge to facilities having received recognition for becoming, and maintaining the standards of, a High 5 for Mom & Baby hospital. See the High 5 Logos and Branding Materials page for more information and to download the files.

Hospital Application Agreement and Form

Hospitals are encouraged to review and complete the High 5 for Mom & Baby program agreement.



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