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Blog: Black America Is Dying but Unable to Mourn

Oct 18, 2020
“Black America is dying slowly. We are dying a slow suffocating death. That is what it means to be black in these United States. That is what it has meant since so many of our ancestors drew their last breaths in the bellies of slave ships...

Recording of the The Collective Repast: The Remix -- Oct. 16

Oct 17, 2020
If you missed the second webinar of The Collective Repast, you missed a lively, funny, inspiring discussion. An hour is never enough! We will be back in November to continue our talk about Black grief and mental health. So for those of you...

OCPIM VIRTUAL TOWN HALL MEETING -- Friday, Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to noon

Oct 07, 2020
OCPIM VIRTUAL TOWN HALL MEETING Maternal and Child Health: Advocacy, Policies, and Programs Friday, Oct. 30th from 10 a.m. to Noon  Dear OCPIM Membership, Please Join the Ohio Collaborative to Prevent Infant Mortality (OCPIM) for the...

October is SIDS Awareness Month

Oct 01, 2020
A safe sleep environment can help reduce the risk of SIDS and other sleep-related causes of infant death, like suffocation. To help raise awareness about safe infant sleep, the Safe to Sleep® campaign (formerly the Back to Sleep campaign)...

September Is National Baby Safety Month

Sep 02, 2020
Founded by the Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association (JPMA) in 1983, Baby Safety Month (BSM) occurs every September and offers a great chance for parents and retailers to brush up on baby-proof safety standards and tips. Every year,...

The Collective Repast: Grieve, Fellowship, Celebrate, Heal -- A Virtual Conversation with Dr. Stacy Scott and Friends

Aug 11, 2020
In many communities the repast is a tradition, a time family, friends, and close acquaintances sit down for a meal and conversation —not of the death of loved one, but of their life journey and a future full of faith and hope for the...

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