- Posted by: RoiAnn Phillips
America’s mothers are in crisis, with higher maternal mortality rates than any other developed country. One way to help? Community-based solutions. US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) recently visited Marillac St. Vincent Family Services’ Project Hope with HealthConnect One, to learn about 30 years of work in birth equity and reduction of maternal mortality:
Please consider donating or getting involved with Marillac St. Vincent Family Services or with HealthConnect One. Thank you!
- Equity from Birth: Why Community-Based Support is Crucial, by Brenda Blasingame, M.A., Executive Director at HealthConnect One and Dila K Perera, MSW MPH, Executive Director at Open Arms Perinatal Services and Published by Giving Compass – July 26, 2018
- Project Hope’s Loretha Weisinger’s Story, upon receiving the 2018 Durbin CHW of the Year Award
- A Doula Love Letter for Challenging Times, by longtime community partner Georg’ann Cattelona