Breastfeeding Support

The Columbia County Division of Health Staff is very supportive of your decision to breastfeed.  Please contact one of our staff for additional information.

Vanessa Chapman

Columbia County WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselor

Allison Hensel, RN

Certified Lactation Specialist
608-742-9743 or Email

Kristal Rykiel, RN

Certified Lactation Specialist
608-742-9274 or Email

Melissa Smith, DTR

Certified Lactation Specialist
608-742-9254 or Email

Heather Stenberg, RN

Certified Breastfeeding Educator
608-742-9741 or Email

Breastpump Information

Breast pumps are available to breastfeeding women.

If you are a BadgerCare recipient and you have a need for a breast pump, your medical provider can request one through BadgerCare.

Columbia County WIC has breast pumps available to their participants. Contact WIC at (608) 742-9254