ALPI is a socially-focused professional association committed to providing its members with information and resources focused on the lactation profession. ALPI helps the lactation profession provide services, promote lactation, protect breastfeeding and partner with organizations to support breastfeeding in India.
ALPI Membership connects members to knowledge, resources, networking and other opportunities. ALPI Membership also helps members enhance there professional skills and qualifications in the lactation field.
Become a part of India’s first and only professional association for lactation professionals
Monthly Member Meet-Up (complimentary)
Annual certificate for lactation education hours completed through ALPI (Indian Lactation Education Hours I-LEH)
Discounted fees for all seminars, conferences, webinars and ALPI events
Subscription to ALPI Newsletter
Access to members' only resources and information
Free listing in ALPI Service Directory
ALPI Members’ Benefits
Professional information and resources
Career support and mentoring
Reach more clients via ALPI Service Directory
ALPI is proud to have members serving and caring for babies and families across India. ALPI looks forward to growing membership in places where there is no lactation professional. Could that be you?
Disclaimer: ALPI Membership in no way replaces the need for prior training, credentials and on-going education in the field of lactation. ALPI members have prior training and certification before becoming ALPI members. If any ALPI member is found in violation of this, ALPI reserves the right to terminate that person's membership.
How to become a member:
ALPI Membership Online Application
Review and sign ALPI Code of Conduct (included in the ALPI Membership Form)
Pay ALPI Membership Fee:
₹ 4000 for 3 years
₹ 1000 discount for Begin Ed India students and graduates
ALPI Membership Certificate provided after process complete
ALPI is an active professional association, where we want all our members to remain active in membership. Please review the ALPI Membership Renewal Process below:
ALPI Membership for all is for a 3 year term, as reflected on the ALPI Membership Certificate.
After the 3 years period, ALPI Members will reapply for membership renewal.
This process includes:
Proof of continuing education through ALPI Meet-Ups, events, conferences etc.
25 hours each membership term
Education can be I-LEH, CERPs, or other similar education units
Application for Membership Renewal (by Google Form)
A renewal fee (₹2,000 for 3 years)
After the membership renewal process is complete, the member will receive an updated ALPI Membership Certificate reflecting the new date.
ALPI Membership Disclaimer
ALPI Membership in no way replaces the need for prior training, credentials and on-going education in the field of lactation. ALPI members have prior training and certification before becoming ALPI members. If any ALPI member is found in violation of this, ALPI reserves the right to terminate that person's membership.
Lactation Professionals include Lactation Consultants (IBCLC), Certified Lactation Professionals, Lactation Counselors and other recognized certifications with both lactation coursework and clinical lactation experience.