Engaging the community to improve

children's health in Hampton Roads

Welcome

The Consortium for Infant and Child Health (CINCH) is a dynamic regional coalition of partners working to improve children's health in Hampton Roads. Together, we better utilize our collective knowledge, skills and resources to develop effective community-based solutions to the health needs of children and their families. 

CINCH focuses on key health initiatives & projects to improve children's health. Check out our upcoming events & trainings.

Learn more about CINCH and join us at our next meetingCheck back monthly for new and exciting projects!

 

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Projects Planned for Q1, 2015

 

 #RevYourBev757: Take the pledge to reduce sugary drinks in your home!

 

 

#757SmokeFreeRide: Join the movement to make your ride smoke free!

 

 

 Breastfeeding Welcome Here Project: focused on increasing awareness and public acceptance of nursing as normal by engaging area businesses, museums, & public venues to pledge support & put up signage welcoming breastfeeding in their establishment.  

Creating healthy communities where people live, learn, play, work and worship.

 

What's Happening

January 14, 2015
Obesity Workgroup meeting

January 21, 2015
Respiratory Health Workgroup meeting

February 11, 2015
Obesity Workgroup meeting

The CINCH Story Staff Coalition Leaders Annual Reports
Access to Care Obesity Breast Feeding Respiratory Health Healthy HR
Press Coverage Newsletters
Online Education and Training Other Recommended Tools
New Member Information