Our purpose is to improve birth outcomes for native born African American parents by addressing some of the largest risks to healthy births.

Connect People


  • Moms, dads, families with Community resources
  • Parents with health and wellness professionals
  • Parents with culturally focused health navigators and others

Provide Coaching


  • Culturally focused professional development programs
  • Quality improvement activities for providers

Engage Community

Engage the

  • Outreach programs
  • Birth equity events
  • Birth equity partnerships

Educate and Inform

Educate and

  • Community specific education
  • Research on birth equity trends and issues
  • Links to legislation, studies, reports
  • Media content
  • Conferences, seminars, and workshops

Request help

  • Get referred to health professionals, birth workers, housing specialists, food shelf workers, and others
  • Participate in HBP programs
  • Become a partner
  • Refer moms, dads, and other family members
  • Share information and learning
  • Participate in HBP professional development activities
  • Partner on community awareness campaigns
  • Co-sponsor conferences, programs, research activities, etc.

Contact D.I.V.A. Moms, Nubian Moms, Iya Empowerment Circle, or AABC + Projects

Join Us in helping systems identify and reduce social and behavioral risks that negatively affect African American pregnancies.

Contact Us