The MCH Program works with local public health departments, community based organizations, statewide organizations and other providers to provide, and/or assure, quality health services are delivered to mothers, children, and families in Wisconsin. Primary areas of focus include:
- Increasing healthy birth outcomes;
- Promoting and assuring comprehensive primary care for children ages birth to 21, including children with special health care needs;
- Promoting healthy lifestyles among school-age youth, ages 6-21, including children with special health care needs;
- Assuring access to safe, healthy child care up to age six, including children with special health care needs;
- Preconception, pregnancy testing and planning.
For additional information regarding the MCH Program, telephone (608) 266-3890 or refer to the links in the left navigation.
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).