Touro Unveils New Mobile Nursing Nest

In honor of National Breastfeeding Month, and to celebrates Touro’s milestone anniversary of 100 years of delivering babies, the Touro is unveiling a mobile Nursing Nest, a traveling unit that provides a safe environment for moms to nurse and care for babies at public outdoor spaces in the New Orleans area.

The mobile Nursing Nest features private, air-conditioned space with comfortable, clean seating for moms, electrical outlets to accommodate breast pumps, baby changing station equipped with supplies, hand hygiene and hydration stations, and maternal and child health education materials and resources.

The unveiling will take place on Aug. 5 at 1 p.m. at Touro, 1401 Foucher St. in New Orleans.