|Angela Newman-White MA
216.201.2000 ext 1517
Maternal and Child Health Program
The Maternal and Child Health Program (MCH) helps women and families to become healthy ans stay healthy. MCH is an organized community effort to link people to services, create healthy communities, and raise community awareness.
MCH program services include:
How to be healthy:
Join local Ohio Equity Institute teams to address infant deaths in your community. Gather people from your community to discuss concerns you have and voice your concerns to your local leaders.
The Child and Family Health Services (CFHS) program collects health related information in Cuyahoga County to help explain the health of our community and also to help create programs to improve healthy behaviors and access to care.
The Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) is used to gather information from middle school and high school students in Cuyahoga County about how they are feeling and what they are doing on a daily basis that impacts their health. The YRBS is conducted by the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods at Case Western Reserve University.
CFHS has produced an Indicators Report that provides health-related information by neighborhood. Below are links to these latest reports.
Cuyahoga County Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS)
and Indicators Reports:
2013 Consortium Meeting PowerPoints
2014 Consortium Meeting PowerPoints
2017 Effective Strategies to Reduce Infant Death