As part of the national accreditation CAAHEP Standards development process, the Lactation Education Accreditation and Approval Review Committee (LEAARC) and CAAHEP is inviting public comment on the proposed Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Lactation Consultant Education Programs.

For a copy of the proposed CAAHEP Standards for Lactation Consultants, please visit the Publication Notifications page under News & Announcements tab on the CAAHEP website ( and download: "Proposed Annotated CAAHEP Standards for Lactation Consultants."

Using the 'Annotated' version as reference, on the next page of this form, select the Standard, hit 'next', enter the line number that you are referring to, and enter your comment in the text box.

Comments will be collected until March 16, 2018.

Thank you for your interest in national accreditation.