California Children’s Services

(a division of the Department of Health Care Services)

California Children’s Services (CCS) provides diagnostic and treatment services, medical case management, and physical and occupational therapy services to children under age 21 with CCS-eligible medical conditions.

HIGH-RISK INFANT FOLLOW-UP PROGRAM

The High-Risk Infant Follow-up Program follows graduates of CCS-approved neonatal intensive care units until age 3 and provides comprehensive physical examinations, vision and hearing assessment, developmental and psychosocial assessments, and referrals.

CCS MEDICAL THERAPY PROGRAM

The Medical Therapy Program (MTP) is a special CCS program that provides physical therapy, occupational therapy, and medical therapy conference services for children who have specific conditions, generally due to neurological or musculoskeletal disorders. Examples of qualifying conditions for CCS and MTP services include cerebral palsy, spina bifida, and muscular dystrophy.