Child Fatality Review

Mission

The mission of the Mahoning County Child Fatality Review Board is to decrease the incidence of preventable fetal and child deaths by:

  • Promoting cooperation, collaboration, and communication between all groups, professions, agencies, or entities that serve families and children.
  • Maintaining a comprehensive database of all child deaths that occur in Mahoning County in order to develop an understanding of the causes and incidences of those deaths.
  • Recommending local services and program changes to the groups, professions, agencies, or entities that serve families and children that might prevent fetal and child deaths.
  • Advising the Ohio Department of Health of aggregate data trends and patterns concerning child deaths.

Reports