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HAWAIʻI (BIG ISLAND)

PRIVATE ASSISTANCE

Balancing Birth LLC
Sasha Williams, RN, IBCLC
Breastfeeding education and lactation support in office, home, by video or in Hilo hospital
808-936-7532
sasha@balancingbirth.com
Hilo, HI 96720
Fee For service

Mother’s Milk, LLC
Elizabeth Kehau Kealoha, RN, IBCLC
Private lactation services in-office, home or by video
M-F: 8:00a-4:00p; Saturday by appointment
808-887-6659
kehau@mothersmilk.co
Kamuela, Hawaii 96743
Fee For Service

The Perfect Pair Lactation Services, LLC
Allison Hanley, CLC and Holli Shiro, LLLL, CLC
Breastfeeding education and lactation support in office, home or at Bay Clinic and Sunshine Pediatric Clinic
Walk-ins on Saturday 9:00a-12:00p; all others by appointment
808-756-9257
info@perfectpairlactation.com
224 Kamehameha Avenue Suite 201 Hilo, HI 96720
Fee For Service

Trillium Birthing Services & Herbals
Trillium Simington, Doula
Breastfeeding education and support
808-345-4859
trilliumbutterfly@yahoo.com
HC2 Box 6019 Keaau, HI 96749
Fee For Service

HOSPITAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Hilo Medical Center
Breastfeeding class: 1st Monday of month at 5pm in Ground Conference Room
Lactation support by phone from staff nurses
(808) 932-3371 for class registration or lactation questions
1190 Waianuenue Ave Hilo, HI 96720
$10/couple for class; Free phone support

Kaiser Permanente Hilo Clinic (Kaiser Patients only)
Darla Bitterman, RN, CLC
Lactation appointments in clinic
M-F 8:00a-5:00p
(808) 934-4000; For lactation appointment: Select “1: Appointments & Advice” then “2: Women’s Health & OBGYN”. Request lactation appointment with Darla; she will call you back to set an appointment.
1292 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, HI 96720
Copay Based on Patient’s Insurance Coverage

Kona Community Hospital Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital
Childbirth class with breastfeeding incorporated (4 week class)
RNs provide breastfeeding support post delivery during hospital stay; lactation support by phone from IBCLCs
M-F, except Wednesdays: 7am-3pm for phone consults and in person appointments with IBCLCs
(808) 322-4416: class registration, and if you need someone immediately for breastfeeding support
(808) 322-4482: Lactation Line (leave a message, call returned within 48 hours)
79-1019 Haukapila Street, Kealakekua, HI 96750
$55/couple for class; Free lactation support

Waimea Women’s Center at North Hawaii Community Hospital Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital
RNs provide breastfeeding support post delivery during hospital stay; lactation support by phone from staff nurses
(808) 885-4444; ask for Family Birth Unit
67-1125 Mamalahoa Highway, Kamuela, Hawaii 96743
Free

COMMUNITY SERVICES

Family Support Hawaii
​Judy Personius, IBCLC, CBE​ & Krista Olson, MC-MCH, CH, IBCLC
Newborn Enhanced Support Team (NEST) services: Prenatal breastfeeding education; breastfeeding warmline; lactation care provided by text messages and office or home appointments; and lactation supplies

Breastfeeding Handout
Service area: West Hawai'i County
(808) 334-4127
​nest@familysupporthawaii.org
81-6493 Mamalahoa Hwy Kealakekua, HI 96750
Fee For Service on sliding scale; free services for those who qualify

La Leche League International - Big Island

WIC Clinics
Hawaiʻi Island WIC Clinic Map
East Hawaiʻi Island WIC Flyer

WIC clients may call their local WIC office for breastfeeding support; pumps are available for use

  • Honorah Domizio RN, CLC: Breastfeeding Coordinator, Bay Clinic (Pāhoa & Kaʻū)
    (808) 965-3030
    Kaʻū: 95-5583 Mamalahoa Hwy. Naʻālehu, HI 96772
    Pāhoa: 15-2866 Pāhoa Village Road Bldg. F, Suite A Pāhoa, HI 96778
    Free (WIC clients only)
  • Helani Scholtz, BS, CLC: Breastfeeding Coordinator, Hilo, Honokaʻa & Waimea Clinics
    Hilo: M-F 7:45a-4:30p; Honokaʻa: Friday 9:15a-2:30p; Waimea: Tu & W 9:45a-2:00p
    (808) 974-4270
    Hilo: 88 Kanoelehua Ave., Suite 201 Hilo, HI 96720
    Honokaʻa: 44-3380 Māmane St. Honokaʻa, HI 96727
    Waimea: 67-5189 Kumamalu St. Kamuela, HI 96743
    Free (WIC clients only)
  • Nancy Roberts, RD, CLC: Breastfeeding Coordinator, Kona Clinic
    (808) 322-4888
    81-980 Halekiʻi St., Suite 103 Kealakekua, HI 96750
    Free (WIC clients only)