Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)

The County of Santa Clara Public Health Department operates the Child Health and Disability Prevention program, or CHDP. CHDP is funded by the state of California and provides for the early detection and prevention of health problems among children and youth from low-to-moderate-income families. The program provides reimbursement and training to medical providers. Participating providers receive monitoring and support. CHDP program staff work collaboratively with health care providers and child advocate agencies to ensure that eligible children receive quality health care and to empower families to be knowledgeable, responsible health care consumers.

Become a CHDP Provider

Download CHDP Brochure for patients.

Children and youth are eligible if they are:

  • Under 21 years of age and receive Medi-Cal
  • Under 19 years of age and receive low to moderate income

Children and youth may be able to receive temporary Medi-Cal for up to 60 days through the CHDP gateway.

Current CHDP providers: Frequently used forms

Related resources and programs

Useful Resources

Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)
Phone: (800) 689-6669 ​

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