Kenosha LIHF In the News: Healthy Babies, Happy Babies Resource Fair Promotes Child Health and Wellness

Following Kenosha LIHF‘s successful Healthy Babies, Happy Babies event, the Kenosha News published an article “Resource Fair Promotes Child Health and Wellness“. This year marked the 4th year of Kenosha LIHF’s Healthy Babies, Happy Babies resource fair and diaper distribution event. Kenosha resident Avanti Cuff, attending the event with her 1-month-old … continue reading

Kenosha LIHF Promotes Infant Health and Safety During Infant Mortality Awareness Month

This September during National Infant Mortality Awareness Month, Kenosha LIHF is hosting two activities to promote infant health and safety: 2017 Community Diaper Drive The fourth annual Community Diaper Drive, sponsored by the Kenosha Lifecourse Initiative for Healthy Families and the Kenosha County Division of Health, aims to keep babies … continue reading

CoIIN Case Study: Promoting Tax Credits in Kenosha to Improve Birth Outcomes

The Infant Mortality Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (IM CoIIN) is a national collaboration between federal, state, and local leaders to reduce infant mortality and improve birth outcomes. LIHF stakeholders have participated in several of the IM CoIIN initiative’s Learning Networks, including the Pre- and Interconception Care network and the … continue reading

“What Does a Doula Do?” Kenosha LIHF Hosts Educational Seminar with the Wisconsin Doulas of Color Collective

Left: Tamara Thompson Moore, CLC. Right: DeAnna Tharpe. This blog post features “Pam’s Perusings” by Pamela Smith, LIHF Program Coordinator, Kenosha County Division of Health. In February, the Kenosha LIHF Collaborative sponsored an “Introduction to Doulas and Midwives” seminar presented by members of the Wisconsin Doulas of Color Collective (WIDoCC). … continue reading

Kenosha LIHF Participates in Kenosha Unity Coalition Meeting

Several Kenosha LIHF Collaborative members attended the recent Kenosha Unity Coalition informational summit. The Kenosha Unity Coalition aims to address violence as a public health issue. Kenosha LIHF’s leadership presented at the summit and are involved with the coalition because of the impact that violence can have on the physical and … continue reading