Child Health and Disability Prevention

Who can use this service?

This service is available to the following candidates: 

  • All Medi-Cal recipients from birth to age 21
  • Non-Medi-Cal youth from birth to age 19 years whose family income is equal to or less than 200 percent of the federal income guidelines

For more information, view the program flyer (Español) or visit the Child Health and Disability Prevention Program.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided at no cost to eligible individuals.

When and where is this service offered?

Please call (805) 781-5527 or (800) 660-3313 (se habla español) for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions

What does the program provide?

You can view a full list of CHDP benefits by visiting the California Department of Health Care Services Benefits Page.

What if I don’t have transportation to an appointment?
CHDP provides care coordination to assist families with both appointment scheduling and transportation.
How do I apply for Medi-Cal?

Apply online at  You can also apply in person at your local county human services agency or over the phone by calling (800) 300-1506.