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Children's Services Overview

Baltimore County Department of Health
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130

Phone: 410-887-2718
TTY users call via Maryland Relay
The Department provides language assistance services free of charge to persons with limited English proficiency.

The Baltimore County Department of Health provides a number of services to ensure the health and safety of children in Baltimore County. Services include:

Children with Special Healthcare Needs (CSHN)

This program provides free family support, case management, information, referral and advocacy services to anyone between the ages of birth and 21 years who has a developmental disability and is a resident of Baltimore County.

For more information on services offered to children with special healthcare needs, call 410-887-2720.

Lead Poisoning Prevention Program

The Lead Poisoning Prevention Program provides early identification and intervention for children at risk for and exposed to environmental lead. Children with an elevated blood lead level will receive case management to assure that appropriate education, home assessment, nutritional counseling and medical follow-up are provided.

In partnership with GHHI and Rebuilding Together Baltimore, Lead Safe Baltimore County will promote the program’s lead hazard reduction services, educate the target communities on the dangers of lead-based paint hazards and engage the communities in how to create, access and maintain greener, healthier, lead safe housing.

For lead poisoning prevention information or consultation, call 410-887-3725.

Well Child Clinic

The Well Child Clinic provides the following services. Please note that no acute care or emergency services are provided.

Who is Eligible?

All Baltimore County residents, from birth to age 21 are eligible. Please note that fees are based on a sliding scale; however, services will not be denied due to inability to pay. For more information, call 410-887-2705.

Revised July 6, 2021         


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