B'more for Healthy Babies (BHB) brings together communities, organizations, and resources so that every baby might have the best start possible. We do this by working in ways that have a big impact on health and communities. And this works.
Since BHB began...
...infant mortality has hit a record low...
For the first time ever, it's in the single digits!
...and babies are sleeping safer than ever.
13.5 per 1,000
8.4 per 1,000
The black IMR is down by nearly 50% from
18.5 to 9.7
Sleep-related Infant Deaths
Pregnant women connected to services like home visiting and WIC – many because you filled out Prenatal Risk Assessment forms!