Pregnant Women & Parents

Pregnant Women & Parents

New Toolkit Highlights ARPA Funding Opportunities for Maternal and Early Childhood Health Priorities

The American Rescue Plan made billions available for state and local governments to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, including significant investments in programs that support children and families. The National Collaborative for Infants and Toddlers (BUILD) recently released an important new toolkit to help state advocates and policymakers make sense of funding opportunities through the […]

States Try New Approaches to Improve Maternal and Infant Health

Maternal morbidity and mortality are ongoing crises in the US. Every year, 50,000 women experience serious complications following birth. These complications can be a result of health conditions experienced before and during pregnancy, and women of color have disproportionately high maternal morbidity rates. Policymakers have begun to take action to address this problem. As we […]