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Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Sacramento Community Clinic!
Health And Life Organization (HALO), Inc, in partnership with Alta California Regional Center to open a Medical/Dental clinic in North Sacramento

For clients moving from Developmental Centers to the community, the availability of quality heath and dental care is important.  This will be made easier when a newly constructed community clinic opens its door on El Camino Avenue in North Sacramento in 2018.

HALO was awarded funding by Alta California Regional Center (ACRC) through a request for proposal (RFP) process that looked to solicit providers to develop effective services for individuals with developmental disabilities.

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Art Access at the Crocker Art Museum

The Crocker Art Museum has initiated an Art Access program to ensure art is available to everyone.  The Wonder Lab is one such program that is offered the 3rd Sunday in March, June and November from 11 am-2 pm.  It’s an inclusive drop-in program designed especially for children with special needs and their families.

The Art Access programs and services are offered FREE of charge.  for more information about what’s offered, call (916) 808-1962, TYY Relay: (800) 735-2929 or education@crockerartmuseum.org.

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Changes in Behavioral Health Treatment (BHT) for individuals receiving Medi-Cal
The state of California intends to provide BHT services as a covered Medi-Cal benefit

For individuals under 21 years of age with autism spectrum disorder, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has communicated a change that will effect persons currently receiving BHT through regional center funding.  Behavior Health Treatment will be provided as a covered benefit, meaning families will receive the service funded by Medi-Cal.

Your Service Coordinator will be working with you on this transition.

DHCS has put out a frequently asked questions (FAQ) document to help the public understand the changes.  

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