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Learning Bundles & Guides

Learning Bundles & Guides

MCH Orientations

OrientationMembers of Advisory Boards, Work Groups, Committees, or Community and Advocacy Organizations

These training resources were selected from the MCH Navigator to orient  members of advisory boards, work groups, committees (e.g., Home Visiting, Healthy Start, Community Health Centers, Tribal MCH), or community and advocacy organizations (including families) to core MCH concepts, programs, and strategies.

Click the resource title to link directly to the training and begin learning.  All of the resources in the MCH Navigator are available free online.  Note that some external sources require you to register on their sites before you can access the training.

Don't forget to check out the 5-Minute MCH and Public Health Pronto learning programs, monthly series that explore each competency, provide learning opportunities and implementation strategies, and culminate in an interactive learning session with an expert from the field.These programs consist of easy-to-follow weekly formats designed to increase your knowledge and skills through 5-minute intensive learning sessions emailed to you each week and available archived through a web portal.

Where to Find MCH Resources (2017) provides sources of data and access to critical programs key to researching, planning, and implementing programs in your state. (Narrated PowerPoint presentation, 15 minutes).

Introduction to Public Health

Introduction to MCH

Looking Forward

How are these sets of resources different from the ones in the Search page? The lectures and training modules in these sets are pulled from the topic areas identified under the MCH Knowledge Base competency to make it easy to quickly access a broad introduction to maternal and child health.

Updated: August 2015, April 2017

This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UE8MC25742; MCH Navigator for $180,000/year. 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.