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  • Antelope Valley (SPA 1)

    Join the movement in the Antelope Valley to end the injustice of Black infant and mom deaths in LA County.

    Mission:

    Ensure the safety and support of African American moms, babies, and families by providing advocacy, compassion, education, resources, justice, accessibility, and eliminating racial disparities in the community and ensuring access to reliable, unbiased care and support services that maintain equality, honesty, trust, and cultural accountability.

     

    Vision:

    AV AAIMM CAT strives to create a safe, empowering, supportive, and culturally aware community for African American families to make an informed choice. The birth journey, from prenatal to postpartum, will consist of equality, justice, advocacy, mental health services, social support safety and accessibility for all family members involved.

     

    For more information or to join the AV Community Action Team, email: [email protected] or [email protected] or fill out the form below.

     

     

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  • "We are the Village" Pledge to Help End Black Infant and Maternal Deaths

    We all can come together and be a village of support for Black mothers, infants and families. Join us in ending the injustice and tragedy of Black infant and maternal deaths in LA County.

    Take the pledge today!

     

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    Facebook @BlackInfantsandFamilies

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    GOAL: 298 signatures

    THE PLEDGE

    I pledge to:

    1. Advocate for respectful and unbiased treatment of Black women by providers.

    2. Spread the word about ways for Black women to receive the support they deserve to assist them in having healthy and joyous births, and for them and their child(ren) to enjoy good health.

    3. Get involved, by either attending a meeting in my community, telling others about the issue, or sharing resources available at www.blackinfantsandfamilies.org

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  • Join A Community Action Team

    Community Action Teams bring together community members, organizations, and leaders from public health to lead efforts level to end Black infant and maternal mortality in their neighborhoods and communities. A member of one of our CAT planning teams will reach out to you!

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