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Centering Black Mental Health: A Conversation on Mental Health and Parenting

KBEN (April 5, 2024) – The Kansas Birth Equity Network is hosting the third annual Black Maternal Health Week event, a conversation centering on mental health during pregnancy, birthing and parenting.

Join us at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, for a robust conversation on mental health and the Black birthing and parenting experience. The event is free, lunch will be provided and attendees will have the opportunity to connect with Black-owned businesses and other community resources. Childcare is available.

Whether you're a parent, community member, birthworker, health care professional or simply interested in learning more, this event is for you! This event is a hybrid. Register to attend via Zoom webinar, and you will receive the link before the event.


If you have questions, contact Oluoma Obi, MPH, program manager, Department of Population Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, at (913) 945-7892.
--Karen Braman