About BFH

With a vision of “Healthy Babies, Healthy Families, Healthy Lives,” the mission of the Bureau of Family Health is to provide leadership, expertise and partnership to advance the health and well-being of women, children, adolescents, and families in Louisiana.

The Bureau of Family Health is the section of the Louisiana Department of Health that works to assure that pregnant women, women of childbearing age, infants, children, youth, and children and youth with special health care needs in Louisiana have access to high quality primary and preventive health care services. The Bureau is responsible for a variety of programs serving Louisiana’s families.

Find out more about the programs of the Bureau of Family Health here.