Eddy public health office honored
In honor of World Breastfeeding Week, Aug. 1-7, the North Dakota Department of Health recognized that 111 businesses in North Dakota have been designated Infant Friendly since 2011.
Among those recognized was Eddy County Public Health Office, New Rockford, which has obtained the designation since August 2016.
Employers can apply for the Infant Friendly designation if they adopt a policy that includes components outlined in North Dakota law SB2344. Organizations can find resources for supporting their employees and the simple application at ndhealth.gov/breastfeeding.