Every child deserves a healthy start in life. Dental health is an important part of overall health. Dental problems can begin early in life, as soon as the first tooth comes in. It is much easier to prevent dental disease than to treat it! 1 in 4 elementary school age children have tooth decay! Dental Services are currently provided as one of the many benefits under the Medi-Cal program. To find out more information, check out the California Department of Public Health - Denti-Cal web site, or check out the brochures below.
Health Coverage & Nutrition Resources
More people than ever qualify for free or low cost medical, dental and vision coverage programs. Sacramento Covered is dedicated to educating, assisting and enrolling you and your family with health insurance and other public benefit programs in Sacramento County. Check out the Sacramento Covered web site to find out about accessing health and nutrition services through the following programs:
Resources for Healthcare & Immunizations
To find a listing of the community clinics in your area, check out the link below. For children without health insurance, contact the Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP) at (916) 875-7151.