Women and Children

Public Health services for women and children include comprehensive health exams, testing, education and access to community resources. 


Programs and Services

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Good Health Starts with Good Oral Health

A pregnant woman's oral health affects her baby's health. During pregnancy, when you brush your teeth, you are brushing for two. 

Look Up Your Local Coordinator

The information on this website is intended as a resource for families to locate public health programs and services in their area serving the health needs of women and children.

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Maternal Mortality

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WIC Eligibility

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Single Point of Entry

Title V Block Grant - 5 Year Needs Assessment

The Georgia Department of Public Health conducts a statewide needs assessment every five years to identify priority issues and areas of concern regarding the health care needs of women, infants, children, including children with special health care needs, and families. The needs assessment provides direction and guidance to Title V activities by identifying state maternal and child health priority issues and performance measures that measure state progress and accountability.

Division of Health Promotion

Programs and services focused on the health and wellness of women, children and families are housed under the Division of Health Promotion. Please visit Women and Children for the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Section, the Supplemental Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), Georgia Oral Health Programs, Office of Child Health and Wellness and the Office of Family and Community Supports.