Garrett County Health Department


  • Located in Oakland, Maryland
  • Medium Employer
  • Silver Level Workplace Award The Garrett County Health Departments embraces the benefit of supporting breastfeeding families and employees. We strive to serve as an example to our greater community that supporting breastfeeding employees is doable, not difficult, and benefits not only employees but also benefits us as an employer.

    GCHD has 3 clinic rooms with comfortable chairs that staff can choose to pump, an office, or an appropriate space in their office areas. We have a pump on a cart if they want mobility. We purchase double pump kits that are free for employees. If we have an employee who is pregnant, a lactation consultant will make contact and offer support. We will make contact with and assist discuss pumping, returning to work, and if necessary meet with their supervisor.



  • P.O. Box 29214, Washington, DC 20017 • Tel 202-470-2732 • email info@dcbfc.org

    Medical Disclaimer: The information presented here is not intended to diagnose health problems, breastfeeding problems, or to take the place of professional medical care. If you have persistent breastfeeding problems, or if you have further questions, please consult your health care provider. The DC Breastfeeding Coalition does not share partnership with, or have any vested interest in, any of the businesses that may appear on this site, or sites that may be accessible by links herein contained.
    Last Updated: June 2018