Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program (Title V)

The Title V MCH Program envisions a nation where all mothers, children and youth, including children and youth with special health care needs (CYSHCN), and their families are healthy and thriving. The mission of Title V MCH is to improve the health and well-being of the nation’s mothers, infants, children, and youth, including children and youth with special health care needs, and their families.

The priorities of the Wisconsin Title V MCH Program for 2021-2025 are:

  • Advance equity and racial justice.
  • Assure access to quality health services.
  • Cultivate supportive social connections and community environments.
  • Enhance identification, access, and support for individuals with special health care needs and their families.
  • Improve perinatal outcomes.
  • Foster positive mental health and associated factors.
  • Promote optimal nutrition and physical activity.

For additional information regarding the MCH Program, contact us at 608-266-3504 or refer to the links in the left navigation.

Funding Opportunities

2023 Funding Applications are now closed. Thank you to all who submitted applications! We will be communicating interview times with applicants by Friday, August 19, and final funding decisions will be shared with all applicants in the first week of October. If you have questions, you can email DHSDPHMCH@dhs.wisconsin.gov.

Report

The Maternal and Child Health Services Title V Block Grant Annual Report (2020) and Application (2022).

Contacts

Family Health Section Contacts

Program Funding

Federal Title V is the funding source, received from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB).

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www.mchb.hrsa.gov

Last Revised: August 16, 2022