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OCPIM STATEWIDE TOWN HALL MEETING -- Birthing Justice: Black Mothers Do Matter!

Apr 11, 2021
Join us for the OCPIM Statewide Town Hall Meeting.  When: Apr 30, 2021 10:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)  Topic: Birthing Justice: Black Mothers Do Matter! Special Guest Speaker:  Nicole Deggins, CNM, MSN, MPH CEO & Founder Sista...

OCPIM VIRTUAL TOWN HALL MEETING -- January 29, 2021

Jan 12, 2021
Topic:  OCPIM Town Hall: Building Trust: Achieving the Possible Description:  Please Join Ohio Collaborative to Prevent Infant Mortality for the upcoming Virtual Town Hall Meeting. January 29, 2021, 10:00 am to Noon. The agenda will focus...

Baby 1st Network’s Collective Repast Remix Elevates Black Grief Discussion; Introduces the 4 Steps Towards Healing

Nov 07, 2020
By Brittani Holsey This is a recap of The Collective Repast: Grieve, Fellowship, Celebrate, Heal --The Remix (Part 2) webinar.  Click here to watch the entire webinar. “No matter how small the footprint, you can still have an impact on...

November is Prematurity Awareness Month

Nov 07, 2020
According to the March of Dimes, 33,000 babies will be born preterm this month in the U.S. And preterm birth rates in our country continue to rise. That means moms and babies are dying or facing serious health problems every single day....

The Collective Repast: Grieving During the Holiday -- Friday, December 18

Nov 07, 2020
Join us again in December for The Collective Repast with Dr. Stacy Scott and Reverends Kathy Merritt and Kenn Harris as we continue our conversaion on Black grief. Topic: Grieving During the Holiday Season When: Dec 18, 2020 01:00 PM...

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...

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