Take Action - Healthy Mothers Healthy Birth
HMHBI Announces the Year of the Mother
Support H.R. Bill 894 - The Maternal Health Accountability Act of 2011
"A Bill to amend title V of the Social Security Act to provide grants to States to establish State maternal mortality review committees on pregnancy-related deaths occurring within such States; to develop definitions of severe maternal morbidity and data collection protocols; and to eliminate disparities in maternal health outcomes."
Amnesty International
Join Amnesty International in their effort to pass H.R. 894. Hold a Mother's Day card-writing event, visit your congressional representatives, host film screenings, and more!
Open Congress
Simply click to support H.R. 894 on OpenCongress.org or write your local representative directly from the website. An easy, practical way to show your support.
Watch the Film: No Woman, No Cry
In her gripping directorial debut, Christy Turlington Burns shares the powerful stories of at-risk pregnant women in four parts of the work, including a remote Maasai tribe in Tanzania, a slum in Bangladesh, a post-abortion care ward in Guatemala, and a prenatal clinic in the United States.
The film will be premiering on OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network May 7th at 9:30 ET/PT, so don't miss it. Watch it live or set your DVR!

The Healthy Mother Healthy Birth Initiative is brought to you by Birth Matters VA