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Learn about factors affecting infant mortality in the Bootheel, including how you can help combat them.

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Follow Bootheel Babies & Families on social media, and share educational posts with friends and family to help spread the word on preventing infant deaths.



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Making a true difference takes the support of everyone in a community. Explore what role you can play on our Community Steering Committee.

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Support the Goal

Bootheel Babies & Families provides education and resources to Bootheel families, connecting with them through community events, listening sessions and other engagement opportunities. To support our ongoing mission of saving babies’ lives, donate now.



Become a Partner

Bootheel Babies & Families partners with organizations in six Bootheel counties through grant funding to support the infant mortality reduction initiative. If your organization serves families in the Bootheel with a focus on healthcare, safe sleep or substance misuse and you’re interested in being a partner, explore the details and application process through Missouri Foundation for Health.