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CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS (CSHCN)

Support and coordination of care for your child with special health care needs.
Our goal is to give your child a chance to reach his or her healthiest potential.

Support & Services

A public health nurse will:

  • Help you access services for your child, including medical care;
  • Refer you to health insurance programs and information;
  • Connect you with other families through parent support organizations;
  • Support you by coordination community services;
  • Help you access financial assistance;
  • Arrange limited home visits.

Are you eligible?


All children who are at risk or who have a health or developmental problem are eligible for coordination of care, regardless of income.

Eligible children must:

  • Be younger than 18; and
  • Have a condition that prevents them from growing, developing, or playing like other children; or
  • Have a condition that places them at risk for becoming disabled.


RESOURCES

Kitsap County CSHCN Referral Resource List

Additional resources are available HERE on the following topics:

  • Getting Started
  • Transition and School Services
  • Local Community Supports
  • Online Resources
  • Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA) and Social Security Income (SSI)
  • Insurance and Managed Care
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder Supports

 

Child Health Note Newsletters

Current information regarding identification and management of special health issues for children

Contact Us

To learn more about our CSHCN program services, please call 360-728-2240

 

 

 

 


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