People with Disabilities

Health

Public Health Nursing (PHN) - Providing individualized intervention to individuals who are medically fragile and most at risk of poor health outcomes.

Medi-Cal - Screening and eligibility determination for blind or disabled persons in need of help covering medical costs not covered by Medicare or other health insurance.

Medical Therapy Program (MTP) - A cooperative effort between state and local departments of health and education to provide Children with physical handicaps with physical and/or occupational therapy through the Medical Therapy Unit (MTU).

Prescription Rx Discount Card - Free prescription drug discount cards that offer a substantial savings off the retail price of commonly prescribed drugs.

Well-Being

Adult Protective Services (APS) - Protective services to dependent adults who are at risk for abuse, neglect, or exploitation by themselves or others.

In-Home Support Services (IHSS) - Allowing low income blind, and disabled persons who are at risk for out-of-home placement, to remain safely at home by providing payment for care provider services.

Caregiver Permit Program - Information on the caregiver ordinance and how to apply for, or verify a caregiver permit.

Public Conservator-Guardian-Administrator - Information on court appointed conservatorship services which help manage someone’s personal needs or financial affairs.

Cash Assistance Program Immigrants (CAPI) - CAPI is designed to provide monthly cash assistance to aged, blind, and disabled non-citizens who are ineligible for Supplemental Security Income/State Supplementary Payment (SSI/SSP) solely based on their immigrant status.