African American Healthy Marriage Initiative (AAHMI)
 

Research suggests that children who grow up in healthy, married, two-parent families do better than those who do not. Head Start staff can use the African American Healthy Marriage Initiative to address the specific and unique strategies that will enhance parent-parent and parent-child relationships in the African American community.


African American Healthy Marriage Initiative (AAHMI)

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The AAHMI is a component of the ACF Healthy Marriage Initiative and more specifically promotes a culturally competent strategy for fostering healthy marriage and responsible fatherhood, improving child well-being and strengthening families within the African American Community.

AAHMI Mission

To promote and strengthen the institution of healthy marriage in the African American community.




AAHMI Documents

AAHMI Events

African American Healthy Marriage Initiative (AAHMI). DHHS/ACF. 2005. English.

Last Reviewed: December 2010

Last Updated: June 19, 2013