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The Sanilac County Maternal & Infant Health Program (MIHP) is one of Michigan's largest, evidence-based home visitation programs for Medicaid eligible pregnant moms and their infants.  

Sometimes growing a family can be overwhelming. Let our MIHP staff help! Let us help you to feel your best during pregnancy and do your best raising your baby.

The only qualification is having Medicaid!


Maternal & Infant

Health Program

Cost of Services

MIHP services are covered by Medicaid insurance.

Who is Eligible

Pregnant women and infant's under 1 year of age who are Medicaid eligible.

Description of Services

  • Monthly RN and Social Work visits, education on prenatal care and progress of pregnancy, newborn care, feeding and nutrition, general development and much more!

  • We can also assist in providing referrals for baby items, transportation, utility assistance, medical care, community events, etc.


Appointments can be made Monday – Friday, 8 am to 4:00 pm.  Please call the MIHP Coordinator, Heather Blaine, BSW, at 810-648-4098 ext. 115 to schedule an appointment.

Half-hour sessions are available 5 days a week in the comfort of your own home or at the Sanilac County Health Department.

For the most current health department news you can visit our Facebook page

or contact us directly at 810-648-4098


Support and Questions 

Every pregnant woman needs support and has questions about:

  • Changes with pregnancy

  • Labor

  • Delivery

  • Baby preparation

  • Body changes

  • Becoming a new parent

  • Relationships

  • Works, school

  • Family issues

  • Insurance

  • Strange food cravings

  • Weight gain or loss

  • Breastfeeding

  • Special dietary needs


Every parent needs support and has questions about:

  • Normal baby needs

  • Sleeping

  • Wellness and illness

  • Growth and development

  • Crying

  • Postpartum depression or “baby blues”

  • Changes in relationships

  • Daycare

  • Work, school

  • Insurance

  • Infant feeding

  • Breastfeeding

  • Normal baby weight gain

  • “Spitting up”

  • Formula

Not sure if you qualify for this program?
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