Title V of the federal Social Security Act is designed to improve the health of mothers and children by investing in programs that enable mothers to give birth to healthy babies and that promote the health of children and adolescents, including children and youth with special health care needs.
What are the best ways to have Healthy Nebraska families? Public Input is invited and will be considered for the next grant application from DHHS to the federal funder. The Title V MCH Block Grant is awarded to DHHS to pay for many services and programs towards the goal of Healthy Nebraska families. Read the Full Announcement
In Nebraska, the Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies Helpline is open now at 2-1-1 and available for free comprehensive information and referral.
The line is for anyone who is pregnant or planning a baby, new parents, or those who need help finding medical, financial, emotional, and other health related assistance.
Contact 2-1-1 by phone, text, or online.