$3 Million in Oral Health Funding Now Available

The Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation and Delta Dental of Illinois Foundation recently shared a new $3 million funding opportunity focused on the damage COVID-19 has done to the children’s oral health infrastructure.

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Funding Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Oral Health COVID-19

Webinar hosted by EverThrive IL - Promoting Vaccines During COVID-19

Join EverThrive IL, the Chicago Department of Public Health, and AllianceChicago for the latest in our series of webinars addressing the most pressing needs of families and social service providers during COVID-19.

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Health Education/Promotion Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Webinar Vaccines

NACCHO Report From the Field: The Impact of COVID-19 Response on Local Health Department Immunization Programs

Reduced capacity, coverage mark significant challenges ahead of flu season

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NACCHO COVID-19 Immunizations Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Education/Promotion

Gov. Pritzker Announces Measures to Continue Supporting Working Families, People Experiencing Homelessness and Child Care Providers

Governor Pritzker announced increases in SNAP benefits, funding to support people experiencing homelessness, and a stipend to child care providers who have provided child care to essential workers during this crisis.

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Coronavirus COVID-19 Health Administration Press Releases Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

ICAAP Adolescent Health Education Training Series

This series of educational trainings is designed to assist pediatric providers with addressing the unique needs of adolescents and their families.

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Webinar Health Education/Promotion Behavioral Health Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

Upcoming ALA Webcast: Taking Control of Severe Asthma

This opportunity is ideal for patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals alike.

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What’s new this flu season?

Important info from CDC on this year's flu season

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EverThrive IL Fall 2019 Immunization Seminar

The seminar will feature presentations on both the measles outbreak and the upcoming flu season, adult vaccinations, and current immunizations policy efforts.

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Workforce Development Seminar Immunization Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

Promote the benefits of child immunization with these motivating publications

IPHA members can take advantage of the following discounted resource from Channing Bete.

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Channing Bete Immunization Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Education/Promotion

Illinois Children’s Healthcare Foundation Releases Healthy Minds, Healthy Children, Healthy Chicago

Foundation shares report on project that integrated behavioral health into urban, pediatric settings.

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Meet the Closing Luncheon Keynote Speaker

Find out more about our Closing Luncheon Keynote Speaker for the 78th Annual Conference

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Keynote Speaker

The Dose Podcast: How the U.S. Fails Women When It Comes to Health

The Commonwealth Fund published a report on the status of women's health and health care in the U.S. and 10 other wealthy nations.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

New Health & Medicine Talk will look at disparities in maternal health and mortality

Join HMPRG for their next Health & Medicine Talk on 12/18.

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Health Equity Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

Illinois Releases First Maternal Morbidity and Mortality Report

IDPH released Illinois’ first Maternal Morbidity and Mortality Report. The report identifies statewide trends in maternal deaths and provides recommendations to help prevent maternal mortality.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology and Health Statistics

Registration now open for 9th Annual ABC Conference!

You don’t have to be a Therapist to be Therapeutic: Building Resilience in Children, Families, Communities, and Ourselves, hosted by ICAAP

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Continuing Education ICAAP

Chance to win a $250 Amazon gift card by completing an online Poison Prevention Education Course

Get entered for a chance to win a $250 Amazon gift card by completing the IL Poison Center's online Poison Prevention Education Course

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Injury Control/EMS Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Education/Promotion

Strong School Wellness Policies Webinar

IPHI is hosting a webinar on how Illinois schools and districts can implement better wellness policies.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Webinar School Health

The US Opioid Crisis: Addressing Maternal and Infant Health

This week, CDC released the first-ever multi-state analysis of trends in opioid use disorder (OUD) in labor and delivery.

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Opioids Epidemiology and Health Statistics Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

Immunization Webinar: Meningitis Disease & Vaccine

ICAAP hosts these webinars to update and educate health care providers on important immunization issues and best practices.

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Health Education/Promotion Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Nursing Nurse Administrators Webinar Immunization

IPHA Follows IDPH’s Lead with ‘Infant at Work’ Program

In May, IDPH announced its “Infant at Work” pilot program, which allows parents of infants to bring their child with them to work.

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IDPH Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

Study: Cancer prevention resonates with parent messages on HPV vaccine

A survey of parents found that, of several reasons health providers give to support HPV vaccination, preventing cancer was most persuasive.

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IPHA Signs on to Letter Opposing Family Separation at the Border

IPHA, along with more than 540 national and state organizations, signed on to a letter calling for the end of the harmful and inhumane practice of separating immigrant children from their parents.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Equity Immigration

Report Shows Declining Health of Women and Children in IL

See how Illinois fared with the 2018 data update to America’s Health Rankings® Health of Women and Children Report.

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Epidemiology and Health Statistics

Webinar: Worksite Wellness Nutrition: Resources and Illinois Case Studies

The webinar is being hosted by the Illinois Public Health Institute as part of the Illinois Department of Public Health’s Chronic Disease and School Health (CDASH) grant.

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Worksite Wellness Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Food and Nutrition Webinar

Healthy Adolescent Relationships Webinar Series

EverThrive Illinois, in partnership with Between Friends and the U.S. DHHS - Region 5 Adolescent Health Network, announced a two-part webinar series on healthy adolescent relationships.

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School Health Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Health Education/Promotion Webinar

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Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health

The purpose of the Family Planning & Maternal and Child Health Section are to support the exchange of ideas, the development of positions on MCH issues and further the dissemination of those positions, and contribute to the development, coordination and extension of MCH programs at the local, regional and state level.