Children with Special Health Care Needs program assists parents that have
children with special needs through home or office visits. A public
health nurse or Community Health Worker/Promotora assists parents that
have children with special needs, birth to 18 years old, access health care and
any other support services the family may need.
program promotes an integrated system of services for infants, children and
youth up to age 18 years who have or are at risk for chronic physical,
developmental, behavioral, or emotional conditions and require health and
related services of a type or amount beyond what is generally needed. The
program supports families with resources and linkages to community services
including family support, care coordination, and health information.