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Network members and other advocates gathered in Sacramento on April 18 for a legislative briefing sponsored by Assemblymember Dr. Richard Pan and the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health. The briefing informed policymakers about the challenges facing children with special health care needs and their families. Among the topics covered: access to pediatric specialists, demographics of CSHCN in California, pediatric benefits in health insurance exchanges, and family experiences. For more information and to see the speakers' presentations, click here. The briefing’s organizers have developed an initial list of policy recommendations.