Special 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 disabilities…
 

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 Surveillance

The Virginia Congenital Anomalies Reporting and Education System (VaCARES) is a registry of children under age two with birth defects.…

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…