Yet California has historically low rates of pediatric service use among young children. We work with our partners to research and recommend ways to increase access to quality care, and improve how services are delivered so they address the needs of the whole child and family.
Oct 13, 2021
This moment in history could be pivotal in the landscape of California’s early childhood mental health. Conditions created by the pandemic, such as isolation, economic stress, and community trauma, are all proven to negatively impact a child’s ability to thrive. It is vitally important that young children and their parents and caregivers receive the interventions necessary to support their mental health during this critical time.
Jun 10, 2021
This playbook offers practical advice to First 5 leaders for developing partnerships with managed care plans.
May 5, 2021
This brief describes additional delivery systems that families may have to access in order to make full use of the EPSDT Medi-Cal benefit, and their relationship with Medi-Cal managed care.