Trish's Story
International Board Certified Lactation Consultant


Trish is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC, RLC), a Registered Nurse, and community based mother to mother support group leader.  She has been supporting breastfeeding families as an IBCLC since 2011, and has been a community breastfeeding support group leader since 2009.

She has experience working with families before the birth teaching prenatal breastfeeding classes, after the birth as a hospital based IBCLC, and throughout a family's breastfeeding journey as an IBCLC and community support group leader.


Trish keeps current with evidenced based lactation information by attending many continuing education conferences, serving on two local breastfeeding task forces, and serving as Chairperson of the International Affiliation of Tongue Tie Professionals.


All families served by TLC will be treated with respect, commitment to their goals, and the expertise you expect from an IBCLC.

La Leche League Leader


Registered Nurse

Bradley University, 1998

Building confidence in normal feeding by offering compassionate support.

“Trish has an amazing way of providing comfort and hope in a time of frustration and confusion, all while dealing with the whirlwind of post-delivery hormones.  I seriously cannot say enough positive things about this woman, and I am so blessed to have had the privilege to work with her.”
Rachael M, Peoria, IL.
“Trish's extensive knowledge and suportive presence made all the difference in my breastfeeding relationship with my daughter.  We struggled a lot and without Trish's help, I know our breastfeeding relationship would not have been the success it was.  Tish is the first person I turn to if I need breastfeeding support and the first person I recommend to my friends.”
Shannon W, Peoria, IL.

© 2020 by Trish Wierenga

Tel: 309-370-4025

Total Lactation Care, LLC

Trish Wierenga

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