Data shows that African American families are over twice as likely to experience the loss of a baby.

This is unacceptable.

In Allen County there is a significant racial disparity* in infant mortality.

Infant Mortality Rates graph in Allen County

The racial disparity in the 46806 zip code is particularly troubling.

55.7% of 46806 moms did not receive early prenatal care (2013-2015 data)

racial disparity graph   percentage graph

Prenatal Care

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For new and expectant parents, visit www.babieslove.org

For those serving new and expectant parents, join the PIC Network to have access to our health directory and resources.



You cannot solve a problem if you do not know it exists. Raise awareness around the issue of infant mortality and tell others about the mission of Footprints Fort Wayne. If you would like to get involved in this initiative, we would love to hear from you.

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