Equity from Birth: Why Community-Based Support is Crucial

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“Every child is born into possibility, yet for too many the opportunity to reach that possibility is inequitable from the start. People of color and their children face stark disparities to survive, thrive, and learn. This is especially true for pregnant women of color and their babies. Fostering opportunity, and equity, must begin even before birth.”

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by Brenda Blasingame, M.A., Executive Director at HealthConnect One and Dila K Perera, MSW MPH, Executive Director at Open Arms Perinatal Services

Published by Giving Compass – July 26, 2018