St. Mary’s Hospital Partners with United Way to Provide Books and Resources to Babies Born in Dane County

A unique partnership among St. Mary’s Hospital — owned by SSM Health Care system, of which Dean is a member, the United Way of Dane County and Meriter-UnityPoint Health will soon be providing books and resources to every baby born in Dane County, Wisc. Through the support of BMO Harris Bank, Books for Babies kits include a book for the child, tips for parents on how to read and engage with children in their first five years and a list of Dane County resources and other help available to young families in the community. Books for Babies kits will be provided to families in the birthing centers at both St. Mary’s Hospital and Meriter-UnityPoint Health after delivery.