Children's Health Alliance of Wisconsin
Children don’t have a say in the policies and programs that impact their lives. To be healthy, safe and able to thrive, they need adults looking out for their interests.
Working to keep kids safe and healthy
Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin is Wisconsin's voice for children's health. The organization raises awareness, mobilizes leaders and people, impacts public health and implements programs proven to work. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin and American Family Children's Hospital created the alliance in 1994. Children's Hospital of Wisconsin serves as the organization's fiscal agent and home.
The alliance’s initiatives include:
- Early literacy
- Emergency care
- Grief and bereavement
- Injury prevention and death review
- Lead poisoning
- Oral health