University of Wisconsin–Madison

Crises in Flint and Detroit Compound Toxic Stress, Health Risks

Type Fact Sheet or Infographic
Year 2016
Level City or Town
State(s) Michigan
Policy Areas Children & Families, Education, Health
This infographic highlights the significant challenges faced by children affected by the Flint water crisis and/or enrolled in Detroit Public Schools. It examines the detrimental impact of toxic stress, economic insecurity, and social determinants of health on these children's well-being. To address these issues, it recommends expanding access to essential services, investing in schools and communities, and implementing policies that support the overall development and success of children and families.

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