Black maternal health

Revealing the Truth about Black Maternal Health

A number of reproductive-related crises disproportionately affect Black women. Due to an imbalance in medical care, Black women are more likely to have early births or die as a result of pregnancy-related problems; racism has impacted their reproductive lives.

Long Beach to Receive $1M Grant for Black Infant Health Campaign

The Long Beach Health and Human Services Department has been awarded a $1 million grant from the California Department of Public Health over two years for the coordination, development and implementation of a public awareness campaign centered on the Black Infant
Health Program, it was announced today.