To reduce infant mortality in the African American community in Oklahoma County.
That all babies are born healthy into a community that supports their growth, physically, mentally and emotionally..
The infant mortality rate (IMR), the number of infant deaths per 1000 live births, has continued to decline in the U.S. over the past several decades. However, despite this decline, improvements have not been equitable. The infant mortality rate for the African American population has not seen declines at the same rate as the Caucasian population. In Central