March of Dimes
The mission of the March of Dimes is to help moms have full-term pregnancies and to research the problems that threaten the health of babies. The State Perinatal Program has partnered with the March of Dimes since 2004 to address the problems associated with premature birth and a multitude of other initiatives to improve birth outcomes and reduce infant mortality. Visit the March of Dimes to learn more.
Parents should include a trip to the optometrist on their list of well-baby check-ups. Infants six to twelve months of age can receive a free comprehensive eye and vision examination regardless of a family's income or access to health insurance coverage through InfantSEE. InfantSEE is a public health program managed by Optometry's Charity, The AOA Foundation. To find an InfantSEE doctor near you, visit InfantSEE.org.
Every Woman Southeast
Every Woman Southeast is collaborating to improve the health and well being of young women in the south.
Alabama Medicaid Agency
The Alabama Medicaid Agency is a state/federal program that pays for medical and long-term care services for low-income pregnant women, children, certain people on Medicare, individuals with disabilities and nursing home residents.
Aletheia House provides substance abuse treatment, counseling, and other services. Their mission is to empower individuals and the communities in which they live with the skills and services they need to be responsible for their own well-being.
- Child Death Review System
- Family Planning
- GAL - Get A Healthy Life
- Health Statistics
- Minority Health
- Tobacco Prevention and Control
- Office of Women's Health
- Zika Virus
Page last updated: April 14, 2017