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Better Together: Homelessness Initiative
California Children's Services
California Children Services (CCS) provides diagnostic evaluation and treatment services for children with certain physically disabling medical conditions.
Child Health & Disability Prevention Program
The Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) program offers complete health assessments by CHDP medical providers for the early detection and prevention of disease and disabilities in California’s children and youth.
Children's Mental Health Services
Our goal at Children's Behavioral Health is to keep children healthy, happy, in their homes safely, succeeding at school and out of trouble.
Collect Child Support
You have several options when making a payment on your child support case, such as automatic withdrawal, cash payments, on the phone, using credit card, or Electronic Transfer Account.
Down Payment Assistance
The Down Payment Assistance Program provides low interest loans, up to $60,000, to assist first time home buyers in meeting the down payment requirements for a conventional home loan
Establishing paternity is the process of determining the legal father of a child. When parents are married, paternity is automatically established in most cases.
Foster or Adopt a Child
There are thousands of children in California's foster care system who require temporary out-of-home care because of neglect, abuse or exploitation.
Nevada County Public Health offers childhood and adult immunizations, including seasonal flu shots, at our main office in Grass Valley and special community clinics. Browse our immunization resources, locate clinics, download consent forms, vaccine information statements and clinic flyers.
Lead Poisoning Prevention
Nevada County Public Health, Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program provides education to community schools, medical practitioners, and childcare centers regarding blood lead screening, lead exposure risks and resources
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH)
The Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH) program assesses the needs of mothers, infants, children and adolescents and makes appropriate referrals for services and benefits.
Modify Child Support
If you feel your child support is too high, you can always request a modification. Find more information on changing the support amount.
Open a Child Support Case
Learn how to apply for child support online, via mail, or in person.
Report Child Abuse
Any concerned person can report known or suspected child abuse or neglect.
School Mental Health Services
Educationally Related Mental Health Services are mental health services that are provided to special education children in schools. These children have Individual Education Plans (I.E.P.) stating that the child needs mental health services in order to learn and benefit from their education setting.
Section 8 Housing Assistance
The housing choice voucher program assists very low income families, the elderly, and the disabled to afford decent, safe, and sanitary housing in the private market.
Truckee Health Clinic
See the services, location, hours, and fees for the Truckee Public Health Services.
Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
WIC helps families by providing checks to buy healthy supplemental foods, nutrition education, and help finding healthcare and other community services.