Maternal and Child Health

    Upcoming Training

    Global Health and Tropical Medicine Overview | by Christian Health Service Corps | This course covers WHO guidelines such as Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses, topics such as malnutrition, skills including suturing, and an approach to tropical diseases. Check listings for upcoming dates.

    Child Health

    Blessings International Pediatric Antibiotic Dosage Chart

    Helping Children Become Resilient Workshop | by Dick Stellway, PhD | This workshop is designed to help groups develop an action plan to assist orphans and vulnerable children handle the challenges they face by building their resilience and coping capacity.

    Bringing School and Community Together | by Dick Stellway, PhD | This workshop provides an agenda for a community event to address the impact of HIV/AIDS on children and youth and incorporates Dr. Ravi Jayakaran’s highly successful “Ten Seed Technique.”

    CCIH Member Maternal and Child Health Programs

    Catholic Medical Mission Board CHAMPS Program (Children and Mothers Partnership)

    IMA World Health Maternal and Child Health Programs

    Resources from USAID

    Maternal Health

    Child Health

    Newborn Health

    Other Resources

    Engaging FBOs in the Response to Maternal Mortality | This document was created as a result of a November 2011 meeting at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars in collaboration with the World Faiths Development Dialogue and Christian Connections for International Health. These case studies served as a springboard for group discussion and offered a number of recommendations for increasing the capacity of FBOs working on maternal health issues.

    Faith to Action Initiative | The Faith to Action Initiative brings together Christian faith-based organizations, churches and individuals seeking to respond to the needs of orphans and other vulnerable children in sub-Saharan Africa. The core focus of its work is to promote approaches to orphan care that uphold the value of family and community in the life of a child.