Family Health: Maternal and Child Health (MCH)

MCH focuses on improving the health and well-being of mothers, infants, children, and youth. 

The North Shore Health Department offers Newborn Home Visits

Register Here for upcoming Parent Social Group gatherings!

Developmental Screening

Children develop skills and reach milestones at their own pace. Easterseals offers a free, comprehensive and confidential online screening tool to help guide and keep track of your child’s growth and development during their first five years. Take the FREE developmental screening online now.

You will receive personalized results, based on your responses to the screening. These results will help you to understand your child’s developmental progress and will alert you to any potential concerns that should be discussed with your health care provider. To request an in-home developmental screening with a North Shore Health Department nurse, please call 414-371-2980.

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Well Badger Resource Center website: - Well Badger Resource Center is your one-stop connection to community, social, health, and government programs — a place to find what you need, when you need it. 

Well Badger has an online directory with over 4,000 services, programs, and resources in all 72 Wisconsin counties and 11 tribal agencies.

Well Badger Resource Line: Call:1-800-642-7837, Text: 608-360-9328 or Email: [email protected].