Find Doctors, Wait Times, and Your Way
Reserve Your SpotUrgent Care
Search for a Doctor
Centers of Excellence
WakeMed PhysicianPractices Specialties
WakeMed PhysicianPractices Locations
Find a Service Location
Is weight loss surgery for you? Get your questions answered during a free information session.
Each year more than 10,000 babies are born prematurely in North Carolina. These fragile newborns need the best possible nutrition to grow and develop into healthy infants. Breast milk has life-saving antibodies that protect preemies, as well as full-term infants, against disease, illness and intestinal infections.
Mother’s milk is best, however, ill premature babies sometimes cannot breastfeed and frequently their mothers are unable to pump enough milk for them. For a baby in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), milk donations can be essential to life.
This is where you come in. WakeMed Mothers’ Milk Bank is a non-profit milk bank that provides safe, pasteurized donor milk to babies in hospital NICUs in North Carolina and all along the east coast – breast milk donated by women like you.
Non-profit milk banks like WakeMed’s rely on the generosity of women who take the time and effort it requires to donate their milk, helping infants during their most vulnerable phase of life. Learn more about milk banking and how to give the incredible gift of milk donation.
For families wishing to support the WakeMed Mothers' Milk Bank with a monetary gift, the WakeMed Foundation would be happy to assist you.
WakeMed Cary Hospital1900 Kildaire Farm RoadCary, NC 27518
919-350-8599 9am - 4pm Monday - Fridaymothersmilkbank@wakemed.org
WakeMed North Hosptial 10000 Falls of Neuse Road Raleigh, NC 27614
WakeMed Maternal Fetal Medicine - Sunnybrook 23 Sunnybrook Rd #316Raleigh, NC 27610
To Schedule: 919-350-8982Upon Arrival: 919-350-6002
Drop Off Hours: 9am - 4pm Monday - Thursday 9am - 11am Friday
Apex HealthplexClaytonHolly Springs Raleigh Campus/Andrews Center
3000 New Bern Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27610