We Know that 90% of Brain Development Occurs in the First 5 Years of a Child’s Life
• Increase coordination across systems of care to connect young children to screening and early intervention, including through the expansion of Help Me Grow.
• Increase use of essential Medi-Cal services, especially dental, mental health, and vision services.
• Ensure all pregnant mothers and children ages 0–5 have affordable and comprehensive health insurance.
• Expand availability and geographic spread of health care providers and professionals.
Tuolumne County Early Intervention
Schools participate in the smile keepers dental program
Percent of children under 21 with Medicaid, CHIP, or other public Health Insurance
number of children ages 0-5 screened and provided fluoride varnish
people receive CalFresh (foodstamp) benefits
percent of children with social emotional developmental screenings prior to kindergarten