Children's Special Health Care Services

Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) provides specialty services to children with special needs and their families. CSHCS ensures that all children with special needs receive:

  • Coordinated and ongoing comprehensive care
  • Case management
  • Private and/or public insurance (Medicaid/Medicare)
  • Early and continuous screening for special health care needs
  • Vision and hearing screening
  • Inpatient, emergency and outpatient hospital services, laboratory, X-rays and prescription drugs
  • Durable medical equipment (DME), physical, speech and occupation therapy
  • Inpatient and outpatient mental health services.

You are eligible for CSHCS if you are a Michigan resident and have children ages 0 - 21 years with a qualifying medical condition. CSHCS is open to families at all income levels.