Calgary Mothers' Milk Bank
Calgary Mothers’ Milk Bank is a community based, not-for-profit organization that provides screened and pasteurized donor human milk to babies in need when mother’s own milk is not available.
Advisory from Health Canada regarding the saftey of donor human milk
Recent newsletters: Winter 2014 Summer 2014
Free two-hour classes on Breastfeeding Basics. More information.
Information for health care providers.
In the news:
Global News - Sharing Unprocessed Breast Milk Can Be Dangerous - Dec 3, 2014
Global News - Alberta’s only breast milk bank urgently seeking new donors - July 28, 2014
CBC News - Calgary Mothers' Milk Bank issues urgent call for donations - June 27, 2014
CBC Interview with Jannette Festival - Calgary milk bank celebrates success - Jan 28, 2014
Calgary milk bank success spurs countrywide orders - CBC News - Jan 28, 2014
Breast Milk Donation Warning - Global News - June 15, 2013
The Canadian Press article about Calgary Mothers' Milk Bank - October 22, 2012
CTV Video story about new Edmonton Milk Depot - October 12, 2012
CTV Video interview with Edmonton Journal columnist Paula Simons - August 9, 2012
Alberta Prime Time video - Milk Bank Open For Business - April 12, 2012
Metro News - Milk Bank Open For Business - April 12, 2012
Metro News article - Oct. 24, 2011
Trailer for movie: Prescription Milk