Special Child Health Services

Nursing Division


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Special Child Health Services provides Case Management services to families of children with special health care needs.  Case Management is a voluntary, free service provided to children with special needs. We make referrals to and/or assist families to access state, federal and community resources including, but not limited to: New Jersey Parent Link

Who is Eligible? Children age birth to 21 years, who are Salem County residents and have special health care needs. Children with “special needs” include those with:

  • Long-term medical conditions
  • Physical disabilities
  • Birth defects
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Helpful Links

Contacts

Gay Sommer, Case Manager (856) 935-7510 ext 8305 gay.sommer@salemcountynj.gov

The Special Child Health Services Program, together with individual County Board of Chosen Freeholders, funds case management units in each of New Jersey’s 21 counties. This case management unit is available to work with you to promote family-centered, community-based care and coordinate services delivery for your child.

Provided by the Salem County Special Child Health Services-Case Management and funded in part through the New Jersey State Department of Health and Senior Services  

Lead Screening and Case Management For more information, please contact  (856) 935-7510 ext 8487