People with Special Health Care Needs

Programs

Care Connection for Children

 Care Connection for Children is a statewide network of centers of excellent for children and youth with special health care…
Bleeding Disorders Program

The CYSHCN Hemophilia Program is a legislatively-enacted program for the care and treatment of persons with hemophilia and other inherited…
 Child Development Services 

A specialized program for children and adolescents suspected of having: Developmental delays Developmental disorders associated with sensory or physical…
Sickle Cell Programs

The state health department’s sickle cell awareness programs provide information about the disorder to the public and health care professionals…

Nutrition

 Metabolic Formula and Food Program

 The Virginia Department of Health’s Metabolic Formula Distribution and Purchase Plan provides metabolic formulas to Virginia residents who meet financial…

Data

 VaCares Birth Defects Surveillance

  Care Connection for Children is a statewide network of centers of excellent for children and youth with special health care…

Oral Health

Oral Health

Improving the oral health of all of Virginia’s citizens. Oral health is an integral part of overall health throughout your…
Community Water Fluoridation

In 1952, the Town of Fries and the City of Lynchburg were the first communities to begin water fluoridation in…