Our hearts go out to all of the parents impacted by the formula shortage. As always our go-to formula expert Mallory Whitmore aka The Formula Mom has been sharing super helpful resources.
And, as to the super unhelpful advice to “just breastfeed,” a reminder that breastfeeding isn’t an option for many parents for many reasons and it also isn’t free.
The Mama Attorney explains how we got here.
The next question: how can we help? Here are some ways to take action:
Baby2Baby is raising is working directly with its wholesale partners to have lifesaving formula made for a fraction of the retail cost. Click here to donate.
If you have unexpired formula to give or you’re looking for formula, there are a number of different exchanges available, including Free Formula Exchange.