A newsletter to inform advocates for CSHCN about current issues and upcoming opportunities to express their opinions to policymakers and program administrators.

Department of Health Care Services Seeks Comment on Draft Plan for California Children's Services
On June 11, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) released its draft plan (PDF) for the California Children's Services (CCS) Redesign Whole-Child Model, along with its plan (PDF) for an ongoing CCS Advisory Group, which will continue the work of the current Redesign Stakeholder Advisory Board.

Key upcoming dates to make your views known:

June 22: Redesign Stakeholder Advisory Board Meeting
  10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, 1230 J Street, Magnolia Room.
Call-in Number (listen-only): (888) 921-8686
Meeting ID Number: 961 640 6431
There will be a public comment period.
See the DHCS announcement (PDF) for meeting details. Meeting materials are scheduled to be posted on the DHCS CCS Redesign webpage and on the UCLA CCS Redesign webpage. Details about past and upcoming meetings also are posted on those sites.
Deadline July 3: Three Ways for Stakeholders to Comment

Let us know what's happening with your organization or family. E-mail Newsletter Editor Eileen Walsh at Eileen.Walsh@lpfch.org with your news or updates.