Children's Medical Services
This program provides medical expertise and case management as well as
financial assistance to obtain health care for low to moderate income children
and other qualified residents. There are four programs within Children’s
Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)
This program provides complete health assessments (wellness exams) for
prevention and the early detection of disease and disabilities in children
and youth. It stresses the importance of preventive health care. Health
assessments are provided free at periodic intervals through childhood for
low to moderate income children. For further information please contact
Laurie Gunby at (760) 924-5410 or [email protected].
California Children Services (CCS)
This program provides financial assistance and medical case management
for children needing diagnostic and treatment services, and physical and
occupational therapy services for eligible medical conditions. For further
information please contact Laurie Gunby at (760) 924-5410 or [email protected].
Genetically Handicapped Person Program
This program is a state program that provides services to persons 21 and
older with certain genetic diseases, including cystic fibrosis, hemophilia,
sickle cell diseases and various neurologic and metabolic diseases. For further
information please contact Laurie Gunby at (760) 924-5410 or the State GHPP
office at (916) 654-0503 or [email protected].
Children’s HIV Program
This program was developed to augment the CCS program by providing a
structured system to screen and monitor children at risk for HIV infection.
For further information please contact Laurie Gunby at (760) 924-5410 or the
State Children’s HIV Program at (916) 323-8028 or [email protected].
For More Information Please Link To The Following
California State Dept. of Health Services at http://www.dhs.cahwnet.gov/
Pediatric AIDS Foundation at http://www.pedaids.org/
Center for Disease Control at http://www.cdc.gov
State Children Medical Services Branch (916) 654-0364
CCS/GHPP (916) 654-0499
CHDP (916) 654-0364
Mono County Social Services for MediCal (760) 932-6263 or (760)
Healthy Families Insurance Program (800) 880-5305
Southern California Regional Office for CCS (213) 897-3574
Women, Infants and Children (WIC) (760) 872-1885
Head Start (760) 873-3001
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