There are on-going discussions at both the state and federal level regarding the creation and maintenance of public policies that support families, mothers, and babies.
The Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs (AMCHP) is a national resource, partner and advocate for state public health leaders and others working to improve the health of women, children, youth and families, including those with special health care needs. Here are some of the great resources from AMCHP:
- Federal Policy Basics from AMCHP
- AMCHP Legislative Policy Agenda
- AMCHP Legislative Alert
- Contacts for the AMCHP Advocacy Team
The State of Montana Legislature’s Children, Families, Health, & Human Services Interim Committee meets even when the legislature is not in session. Find meeting dates, topics, agendas, videos, and more. You can also sign up for their RSS feed!