CMS in Santa Barbara County offers programs meeting specific health care needs of children and youth.

More information is available at the  State CMS Website .

California Children's Services (CCS)

California Children's Services (CCS) is a program for people under 21 years of age with certain serious health problems. CCS arranges medical care for these special health care needs.

Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)

Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) provides free well child check-ups for low income children and youth in California.  If a serious medical condition is found, a referral to CCS may be made.

Health Care Program for Children in Foster Care (HCPCFC)

Health Care Program for Children in Foster Care (HCPCFC) is a public health nursing program located in county child welfare service agencies and probation departments to provide public health nurse expertise in meeting the medical, dental, mental and developmental needs of children and youth in foster care.