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The Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health (MCAH) Division works to improve the health and well-being of women, infants, children and adolescents throughout the state. Many programs and initiatives serve California’s diverse populations and regions, providing resources, information and data for physical, emotional, mental and social health.What is CDPH’s home visiting program?
In 2019, $23 million in new State General Funds were provided to CDPH for evidence-based and innovative home visiting services. Home visiting services are offered in the family’s home where teachable moments naturally arise.What is the miechv program?
Funding: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 established the Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Home Visiting (MIECHV) Program , which provides funds for evidence-based home visiting in every state. In 2019, $23 million in new State General Funds were provided to CDPH for evidence-based and innovative home visiting services.