Programs & Partners

  • Division of Maternal & Infant Health Programs & Partners

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    The Division of Maternal & Infant Health (DMIH) is home to an array of public health programs, initiatives and interventions aimed at improving the health and well-being of women, infants, families and communities. 

    This page is home to MDHHS affiliated Programs and Partners, if you are looking for organizations across Michigan working on Maternal and Infant Health try our Tools & Resources page. 


  • WIC

    WIC helps keep families healthy by providing nutritious foods, breastfeeding support, and referrals to a host of community resources.

  • Safe Delivery

    Safe Delivery is a law allows for the safe, legal, and confidential surrender of a newborn, up to three days (72 hours) old, to an Emergency Service Provider (ESP).

  • Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI)

    EHDI provides better outcomes for Michigan newborns young children with hearing loss, and their families, through early hearing screening, appropriate audiological diagnosis, and intervention.

  • Michigan's Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR)

    A process of identification and analysis of factors that contribute to fetal and infant death in order to make recommendations for system change & implement these recommendations.

  • Maternal Infant Health Program (MIHP)

    Michigan’s largest evidence-based home visitation program. for Medicaid eligible pregnant moms and infants

  • Family Planning

    Provides high quality reproductive health care to women, men, and teens at low or no-cost. Family Planning is a public health service that helps individuals and families to plan for their desired family size and spacing of children or to prevent an undesired pregnancy.

  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD)

    This program aims to increase FASD prevention, evaluation and diagnosis, and support families impacted by FASD.

  • Mother Infant Health & Equity Improvement Plan (MIHEIP)

    MIHEIP Integrates interventions across the maternal-infant dyad promoting a holistic approach to care that encompasses health and wellbeing for both mom and baby.

  • Infant Safe Sleep

    The Safe Sleep Program works to promote awareness about infant sleep safety, provide training to professionals, communication tools and information for mothers, families and communities.

  • Regional Perinatal Quality Collaboratives (RPQCs)

    RPQCs are improving birth outcomes and reducing infant mortality by bringing the community together through cross-sector collaborations.