Maternal and Child Health

Mom and child

Maternal and child health

The Title V Maternal and Child Health Program (MCH) primarily works with local public health agencies to improve the health of Coloradans using population-based and infrastructure-building strategies. Our mission is to optimize the health and well-being of mothers and children by employing primary prevention and early intervention public health strategies.

MCH Statewide Block Grant Implementation

MCH contracting

Maternal Child Health program guidelines and contracting process overview.

MCH data

Data briefs, trend analysis, data sets.

MCH state priority implementation

MCH priority logic models and action plans.

MCH local priority implementation and resources

MCH local resources including MCH Guidelines, planning guidance, archived meetings and newsletters, data resources, CYSHCN decision tool, and more.

MCH workforce development

Information on racial equity, community inclusion, influencing change and positive youth development.

Title V MCH Block Grant

Grant information, narratives, forms, summaries, status report.

MCH materials for downloading

MCH priority overviews, strategic anchor overviews, icons, framework, snapshot, etc.  

MCH archived newsletters, meetings and trainings

MCH Digest archive, meeting presentation slides and webinar recordings.

Other CDPHE programs that support the MCH population


A program for children and youth with special healthcare needs.


The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children.

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the Colorado Maternal and Child Health Block Grant  6 B04MC45202. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.