Our mission is to help mothers to breastfeed through encouragement, information, and education; also to promote a better understanding of breastfeeding as an important element in the healthy development of the baby and mother.  

Only a child can catch a raindrop... 
or find any value in puddles!


Services offered:


Faith Ploude provides lactation education in a variety of settings 

  • Office visits
  • Video consultations
  • Phone consultations
  • Home visits
  •  "Help Me Grow" Wkly Support Classes
  • Monthly Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes
  • Childbirth Education Classes

Our Background

The Family Collection services are by appointment only:  Lactation Consultations are generally between 60 - 120 minutes. Most visits can be scheduled within 24 - 48 hours from request. 

To make an appointment for any type of consultation, complete the contact information on our "
contact us" page.


Faith Ploude, BA, RLC, IBCLC
21780 SW 157 Ave
Miami, Fl 33170-2112


The owner and founder, Faith Ploude, has more than 36 years of lactation consulting 


Bringing a child into the world is a treasured experience. At the Family Collection, we consider it a privilege to be a part of this special time in your family’s life. We are an advocate for the future generation. Believing that all babies have the God-given right to be breastfed by their mothers. Our primary responsibility is to promote the well-being of your baby and your family.

Our mission