University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Iowa MCH Block Grant Needs Assessment


The Title V Block Grant is a Federal program that focuses on improving the health of all mothers and children. In Iowa, this program is administered by the Iowa Department of Public Health and the University of Iowa Division of Child and Community Health. Every five years, this program completes a needs assessment to get input from Iowans about the greatest health needs and challenges for Iowa families.

Click the link below to watch the video.

Iowa Title V Needs Assessment Video


Population Domains

Women/Maternal Health

Perinatal/Infant Health

Child Health

Adolescent Health

Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs