• About MCH

    The Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Department provides vital services such as breastfeeding support, home visits and promotion of male involvement for mothers and infants, including during the … [Continue Reading]

    About MCH
  • Northern Plains Healthy Start

    Our Program Northern Plains Healthy Start has been serving families of the Great Plains Region since 1992. As one of the original 15 Healthy Start programs in the nation funded by the Health … [Continue Reading]

    Northern Plains Healthy Start
  • ECCS Program

    Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems (ECCS) Impact Statement August 1, 2013 - November 30, 2016 The overarching goal of the South Dakota Early Childhood Comprehensive Systems Project (ECCS), a … [Continue Reading]

    ECCS Program
  • Ride Safe

    Injury Prevention Motor vehicle accidents are the leading cause of death among American Indian/Alaskan Native (AI/AN) children ages 1-9.  Yet the majority of severe motor vehicle injuries and deaths … [Continue Reading]

    Ride Safe

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Please browse our webpages to find programs and resources that can benefit you and your community.

We welcome feedback and suggestions on how we can better serve you and foster a continuing partnership with your community.