Objectives

Vision: All eligible facilities in Ontario receive the Baby-Friendly Initiative designation and all supporting facilities practice according to Baby-Friendly Initiative (BFI) standards.

Mission: To protect, promote, and support breastfeeding in the province of Ontario through the adoption,  implementation and maintenance of the practice standards of the Baby-Friendly Initiative.

Goals:

  • To increase the number of hospitals and community health services involved in the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Initiative.
  • To increase the number of BFI designated hospitals and community health services.
  • To support Baby-Friendly Initiative designated hospitals and community health services to maintain their Baby-Friendly Initiative designation.

BFI Ontario - Logic Model-Strategic Plan 2012-2017

Chart of BFI Ontario 2014

Map for BFI in Canada and Ontario