Kenosha Lifecourse Initiative 
Kenosha County Division of Health
8600 Sheridan Road, Suite 600
Kenosha, WI 53143

for Healthy Families
Did you know?
  • A healthy pregnancy and healthy baby begin long before a woman is pregnant.

  • When dads are involved, moms and babies are healthier.

  • Reducing African American infant mortality concerns the entire community.
What are some of the 
Root Causes of Infant Mortality?
An African American baby born in Kenosha, WI is more than 2 times more likely to die before his or her first birthday than a white infant. Low birth weight and prematurity are the two leading causes of infant mortality.
Healthy Family: How You Can Help Prevent Low Birth Weight Babies