The Issue African American smiling baby in lavender striped romper.

The Issue- Black babies in our community are dying two to three times more often than White babies. Full Term First Birthday is working to achieve health equity in our community by ensuring access to services that will support individuals of Greater Akron from preconception to postpartum.

Click through our pages to learn more about the available programs and services supporting healthy pregnancies, healthy birth outcomes, and infant vitality.




Baby boy with adorable curly brown hair. African American baby in diaper on tummy. African American baby girl on pink blanket with pink crocheted hat.  African American baby in white one piece on tummy with adorable smile. 



page updated 12/19/2023