Referrals are made to special clinics or doctors to be able to meet the children's needs.
HIV testing and counseling is offered free of charge. HIV medication assistance program (ADAP) services are available if eligible. Services are confidential but not anonymous for testing. For anonymous testing site in the area contact the Health Dept.
Screenings for Personal Care Services and Nursing Home Placement
For Medicaid or Medicaid eligible individuals, screenings are done by a team consisting of a nurse and a social worker. Determination is made to see if the individual meets criteria for nursing home placement, personal care services in the home or if some other community agency can best meet the individual’s needs. To have a screening, contact your local Social Services Department.
TB medications available as indicated. Education and counseling services are also available.