Healthy Horizons has been supporting working families for 31 years and counting
BURLINGAME, CA, USA, July 21, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Healthy horizons Breastfeeding Centers and Corporate Lactation Services celebrate over 31 years of supporting working families in the United States and Canada.
“No parent should feel like they have to choose between their career and their little one,” says Cassi Janakos, COO and co-founder of Healthy Horizons Corporate Lactation Services. She notes that many new parents make the difficult decision to give up their careers to care for their growing families, saying, “Our goal is to make sure workplace support for new parents is available to them. »
Healthy Horizons is proud to be a women’s family business based in the San Francisco Bay Area that has been helping working families across the United States and Canada for over 31 years. Sheila Dukas-Janakos, MPH, IBCLC, LE, RLC and CEO, founded Healthy Horizons in 1991 as a grassroots women’s organization supporting women after the birth of a child. With a background in public health and knowing her own struggles as a new mother at the time, Healthy Horizons offered sought-after resources for parents, including access to lactation consultants for breast pump rentals in the area. from the San Francisco Bay Area to their Burlingame and Menlo Park locations. .
In 2015, Sheila and her daughter Cassi co-founded Healthy Horizons Corporate Lactation Services. Cassi watched many of her friends and fellow engineers quit careers they loved after becoming mothers due to a lack of support at work. Cassi left his job as an engineer to become COO to transform the way companies ease the transition of new parents back to work. With continued growth, Healthy Horizons has acquired a warehouse in South San Francisco to support its two Bay Area outlets, online store, and hospital-grade breast pump rentals. .
Sheila and Cassi Janakos, along with Healthy Horizons’ team of Lactation Consultants, Lactation Room Technicians™ and company staff, look forward to continued growth to support working families across the United States. States and Canada for years to come.
About Healthy Horizons: Healthy Horizons was founded by Sheila Dukas-Janakos, MPH, IBCLC, LE, RLC and her daughter, Cassi Janakos, to better serve and educate mothers and families in the San Francisco Bay Area . Healthy Horizons is an industry first to market leader focused on innovation, education and safety. Healthy Horizons Corporate Lactation Services customers include a variety of forward-looking, employee-focused companies, Fortune 100 companies, and start-ups in the United States and Canada, including Ford Motor Company, PayPal, and Amgen .
With lactation rooms in over 120 cities and online offerings, the Healthy Horizons team has positively impacted over one million women, parents and children while staying true to their core values of diversity and of inclusion. For more information about Healthy Horizons, visit healthyhorizons.com.