About this Initiative
Year Started: 
September 2014
Social issue: 
Health and Nutrition
Initiative stage: 
Organizing for Impact


Columbia, Tennessee, United States of America (the), Southeast (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Initiative Purpose and Goals: 

Reduce Infant Mortality and improve Maternal Child Health

Our current top 5 shared goals are:

1) Connecting families to appropriate resources

2) Increasing risk screening and referral for child development and perinatal depression

3) Improve pregnancy/birth outcomes-gestation,weight, live births

4) Increase safe sleep behaviors

5) Increase Breastfeeding