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Maternal Child Health & New Lives

New Lives/MCH programs provide home visits to support positive Lifestyles and improved pregnancy outcomes through the coordination of holistic health services.

Native American families, prenatal through age 8, living on or near Bois Forte reservation are program eligible. New Lives offers information in several topic areas such as:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Labor
  • Safe sleep
  • Parenting
  • Infant growth and development
  • Home safety
  • Health and nutrition
  • Car seat safety
  • Potty training, and more!

Active participants are eligible for program incentives, pack-n-plays, car seats, breast pumps, home safety supplies, strollers, and much more. Families are welcome to join our New Lives luncheon held the 4th Wednesday in Nett Lake, and 4th Thursday in Vermilion of each month.



Jill Schuchard, RN
Bois Forte MCH program
Bois Forte
Bois Forte Tribal Government - Nett Lake


5344 Lakeshore Drive
Nett Lake, MN 55772

Office: 218-757-3261
Toll Free: 1-800-221-8129
Fax: 218-757-3312
Email: Receptionist

Bois Forte Tribal Government - Vermilion


1610 Farm Road South
Tower, MN 55790

Office: 218-753-4542
Fax: 218-753-4055
Email: Receptionist

Urban Office - Minneapolis


1308 E. Franklin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Office: 612-871-6618

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Urban Office - Duluth


206 West 4th Street #204
Duluth, MN 55806

Office: 218-336-1048

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