Topic(s): Breastfeeding, Human milk bank
Location: Southeast Asia
Language(s): English, Vietnamese
Audience: Health and service providers, Program designers and implementers
With financial and technical support from Alive & Thrive and PATH, the Da Nang Department of Health launched Viet Nam’s first human milk bank at the Da Nang Hospital for Women and Children. These facilitation guides are used by human milk bank staff to conduct breastfeeding promotion, donor recruitment, and donor education counselling sessions with mothers in the hospital.