Community Breastfeeding Resources

We are committed to providing breastfeeding education and support to new, expectant and experienced moms. Our team of International Board Certified Lactation Consultants are available to offer breastfeeding support while you are in the hospital and after discharge. It is our shared goal to help make breastfeeding a success for you and your baby.

Amy Blue, RN, IBCLC Berkeley Medical Center, 304.264.1275

Beth Palermino, RN, IBCLC Berkeley Medical Center, 304.264.1275

Pam Longmore, PNP, IBCLC Inwood Primary Care, 304.229.6343

Jan Squires, RN, IBCLC Shenandoah Community Health, 304.283.4680

Support Groups

Berkeley Medical Center Wednesday Latch Check

Free and open to moms and babies.

Every Wednesday 10 – 11:30 am

Dorothy McCormack Center, 2nd floor Conference Room 2000 Foundation Way, Martinsburg

*If you are not a BMC patient, stop by the main hospital registration area to register your first time.


Shenandoah Community Health Breastfeeding Support Group

Free and open to moms and babies.

Every Friday 10 – 11:30 am

Sandra Vickstrom Board Room, 99 Tavern Road, Martinsburg


La Leche League of Jefferson County

Free and open to moms and babies.

2nd Wednesday of the Month at 10:30 am

Shepherdstown Presbyterian Church 100 W. Washington Street, Shepherdstown

Tongue-Tie Resources

Christopher Chang, MD, 304.347.0505

Nahla Chaudhary, DDS, 304.263.0991

Chadi Makary, MD, 304.262.9400

Robert Marcus, DDS, 410.526.5050

Michael Virts, DDS, 301.829.6588