DCFS INFO MEMO 99-15 December 14, 1999

STATE OF WISCONSIN
Department of Health and Family Services
Division of Children and Family Services

To: Area Administrators/Assistant Area Administrators
Bureau Directors
County Department of Community Programs Directors
County Departments of Developmental Disabilities
     Services Directors
County Departments of Human Services Directors
County Departments of Social Services Directors
Program Office Directors/Section Chiefs
Tribal Chairpersons/Human Services Facilitators
From: Susan N. Dreyfus
Administrator
Re: Depression in Mothers and Child Well-Being

Attached is a recent news release by the National Institutes of Health regarding a study on the above topic. This is important information since the families we serve suffer from depression at a rate in excess of the general population.

We will provide you with additional information as it becomes available.

REGIONAL OFFICE CONTACT: Area Administrator
CENTRAL OFFICE CONTACT: Mary Conroy
Out-of-Home Care Specialist
Bureau of Programs and Policies
P.O. Box 8916
Madison, WI 53708-8916
Phone: (608) 267-7287
FAX: 608-264-6750
e-mail: conromp@dhfs.state.wi.us

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