Their also celebrating their 30th anniversary.
A Laois group is among those marking National Breastfeeding Awareness Week.
The Portlaoise branch of La Leche League is raising awareness among mothers and the wider community, to dispell myths and provide information on breastfeeding.
The group - which is also marking its 30th anniversary this year - is inviting people to join their meeting at 10 o'clock this morning in Treo Nua Centre in the town.
Co-leader of La Leche League Portlaoise, Heather Rice, says they're there to offer a helping hand to those breastfeeding: