The City of Columbus started a program through Columbus Public Health called Celebrate One to reduce the infant mortality rates in Columbus.
The Shalom Zone has partnered with Celebrate One to host a community health worker in the Hilltop community. Our community health worker connects mothers and parents who are pregnant or have a child within their first year to resources to insure they have the support and information needed to get their baby through its first year.
Our goals for this program is to reduce infant mortality through directly helping mothers one on one. Our goals for the community health workers include:
If you have questions about the program or would like to partner with us email the Zone at firstname.lastname@example.org
To contact Victoria Settler, the Zone’s community health worker email her at email@example.com or you can reach her at 614-648-4234
For additional stats and information see the fact sheet below: