Resources for Parents

Click on any of the below links to print a copy or read online.


ParentsBrochure-102113-coveronlyThese Tests Could Save Your Baby’s Life

       (Español) ¡Estas pruebas podrían salvar su vida de bebé!

To order multiple printed copies of this brochure in English or Spanish, please go to Wisconsin Department of Health Services. Follow the instructions on the web page to fill out the Publication Request Form, and the DHS will send you brochures.





Disease-specific Brochures



Parents Guide to Sickle Cell Trait

       (Español) Carácter De Células Falciformes

Parents Guide to Hemoglobin C Trait

Hemoblogin D Trait Fact Sheet

Hemoglobin E Trait Fact Sheet


Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Fact Sheet


Severe Combined Immune Deficiency

Severe Combined Immune Deficiency (SCID)


Additional links you might find useful


For the Plain Community:

Plain Talk About Babies

Baby’s First Year

Baby’s First Test

Parents’ Fact Sheets

WI Department of Health Services Maternal and Child Health Program

Wisconsin Hospital Association’s CheckPoint Birth Measures Report to see how quickly hospitals send specimen cards to the Wisconsin Newborn Screening Laboratory