Family Health Programs

Our programs provide health services for some of the County's most vulnerable populations - infants, children, teens , pregnant women, and mothers.

Together, we work to....

  • improve birth outcomes and prevent infant deaths,
  • suppport safe homes and transportation,
  • offer nutrition education and food vouchers,
  • prevent repeat teen pregnancies, and
  • coordinate health and medical services for kids and mothers.

Referrals for Health Programs & Care
If you live in San Joaquin County, please call (800) 698-2304

Black Infant Health Program

Social support, case management, referral and assistance into care for eligible high risk families and infants up to one year of age. For information or referrals,
Contact: (209) 468-3004.

California Children's Services (CCS)

CCS is a statewide program that arranges, directs, and pays for medical care, equipment, and rehabilitation when these services are authorized by the program. Services can be authorized for children and young adults under 21 years of age, who have a CCS eligible medical condition.  Anyone can refer a child to CCS including a parent, teacher, or physician.

Contact: (209) 468-3900.

Medical Therapy Program

Medical Therapy Program Brief

Overview of Physical Therapy Services at SJC PHS California Children’s Services Medical Therapy Program

Overview of Occupational Therapy Services at SJC PHS California Children’s Services Medical Therapy Program

The Record newspaper article: Telemedicine, the changing face of health care (March 23, 2019) New

Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

Nursing case management for children referred by providers with high levels of lead in their blood; education services for families, community groups and health care providers.
Contact (209) 468-2593 or visit .

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Healthy Families San Joaquin

Healthy Families focuses on building and nurturing parent-child relationships and interactions. Our Family Support Specialists provide in-home and virtual visits.

Eligibility criteria: pregnant or those who have an infant less than 3 months old.

Perinatal Equity Initiative (PEI)

PEI is an innovative pregnancy and parenting support model for Black/ African American women in San Joaquin County and their partners. The program raises awareness of the health-related inequities facing Black/ African American women, leading to maternal and infant deaths. PEI is designed to complement current services offered through the Black Infant Health program. Contact (209) 468-3004. or click here

Public Health Nurse Home Visits

Home visits for high risk families and infants for care referrals and coordination, developmental assessments and parent education.
Contact: (209) 468-3004.

SIDS (Sudden Infant Death Syndrome) Bereavement Support

Supportive services, referrals, and education for families experiencing the death of an infant due to SIDS. To refer parents or families,
Contact: (209) 468-3004.

WIC Program

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) is one of the nation’s largest supplemental federal nutrition programs – funded by a discretionary grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

The CDPH/WIC Division is authorized to administer California’s WIC Program. Within California, there are approximately 84 local agencies with more than 500 sites serving nearly 1 million participants each month throughout the State.

WIC helps families by providing nutrition education, breastfeeding support, healthy foods and referrals to health care and other community services. It further helps serve pregnant and post-partum women, newborn infants, and children under the age of 5.

In San Joaquin County, the WIC program is recognized under the title “San Joaquin County WIC Program".

We currently have two active locations and three satellite sites.

Our main WIC office is located at 620 N. Aurora St., Suite 2, Stockton, CA (landmark: CalWorks Building). Phone: (209) 468-3280

Other Locations:

  • (Active) 287 Spreckels Ave. Ste C-8, Manteca, CA. Phone: (209) 468-5473
  • (Satellite) San Joaquin General Hospital – SJ health clinics wing, room 1102-B, 500 Hospital Rd., French Camp, CA. (209) 468-5489
  • (Satellite) SJC Behavioral Health Services Transcultural Clinic - 4422 N. Pershing Ave, Suite D5, Stockton, CA. (209) 953-8865
  • (Satellite) Dorothy L. Jones / CUFF Family Resource Center - 2044 Fair Street, Stockton, CA. (209) 444-5552