Our Impact

Children’s Health Alliance of Wisconsin strives to improve the health and well-being of every child by creating strategic alliances with diverse organizations, families and individuals. We tackle the state’s biggest needs, helping children who are underserved gain access to services and improving the quality of care for all children.

The Alliance is a resource for professionals working with families. We provide information, training and connections that enhance the efforts of health care providers, public health departments and policymakers. Our work impacts children statewide.

We are proud of our role in these advances for children’s health:

  • Reduced the rate of childhood dental disease through the Wisconsin Seal-A-Smile program
  • Improved EMS providers’ ability to treat injured children
  • Influenced asthma medication legislation
  • Increased access to books for infants and toddlers
  • Helped communities identify and address top child safety concerns
  • Improved screening and quality of care for children and youth with special health care needs
  • Reached more families grieving an infant loss than ever before

Our Impact Report

Our Alliance impact report highlights what we do and how it benefits children and families. Learn more about the ways we carry out our work.

The Alliance Overview

The Alliance is Wisconsin’s voice for children’s health. We raise awareness, mobilize leaders, impact public health and implement programs proven to work. View the Alliance overview to learn more about our key initiatives.

A Trusted Partner in Health Initiatives

“The Alliance is impacting the health of children through strategies proven to be effective and sustainable. Their success is achieved through the ability to unite leaders and engage collaborative partners around a common purpose in a meaningful way. Many initiatives are recognized as models of excellence and have captured the attention of others around our nation. It is inspiring and a privilege to be a part of this exciting work!”

Heidi Warpinski MS, RN, CPNP
Executive Director
HSHS St. Vincent Children’s Hospital & Prevea Pediatrics
Former Alliance Advisory Board Chair

“The Milwaukee Health Care Partnership is proud to be working with Children’s Health Alliance to improve oral health care for uninsured and Medicaid beneficiaries in Milwaukee County. The Alliance has served as a knowledgeable and effective convener, advocate, strategist and evaluator. They have demonstrated the expertise to promote collaboration and drive improvement, especially for those who are most vulnerable.”

Joy Tapper, MPA
Executive Director
Milwaukee Health Care Partnership

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