For Women and Families

One Degree

One Degree is a one-stop website that helps people access resources and information. Resource providers can also use One Degree to provide referrals and support to their clients.

LA County Department of Public Health 5-Year Plan to Address African American Infant Mortality 

Plan of action launched by the LA County Department of Public Health (DPH) providing an overview of strategies that DPH are taking to address the African American infant and maternal mortality gap in the County.

Home Visitation Programs 

Listing of programs in Los Angeles County that provide parenting support for pregnant and new moms.

Black Infant and Family Support Resources

Below are organizations with efforts underway specifically to address the needs of Black women, infants and their families.

Black Infant Health (http://www.publichealth.lacounty.gov/mch/BIH/bih.htm)

Breast Feed LA (http://breastfeedla.org/)

Black Women for Wellness (https://www.bwwla.org/)

California Black Women’s Health Project (https://www.cabwhp.org/)

Cinnamoms (https://www.cinnamoms.org/)

Essential Health Access (www.essentialaccess.org)

First 5 LA (https://www.first5la.org/)

Healthy African American Families (https://www.haafii.org/)

iDREAM for Racial Health Equity (www.idreamnow.org)

Los Angeles County Health Agency (http://healthagency.lacounty.gov/)

March of Dimes (www.marchofdimes.org)

Maternal Mental Health Now (https://www.maternalmentalhealthnow.org/)