Maternal, Child & Adolescent Health

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Goals

  • Provide mothers and children (especially those with low income or limited resources) access to quality maternal, child and adolescent health services.
  • Reduce infant mortality and preventable diseases and handicapping conditions among children.
  • Promote the health of mothers and infants by improving access to prenatal care for low-income, at-risk pregnant women.
  • Promote the health of children by improving access to preventive care for low-income children.


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Services

Assessment of the needs of women, infants, children and adolescents and coordination and planning of programs and services for them. We conduct community health status assessments, identify barriers to services and develop policies based on the outcomes. In addition, we coordinate health outreach and service quality assurance for women, children and families.

 

Our array of  programs and services include those listed below. 

Program  Email Contact and Phone 
Child Abuse Prevention Program (CAPP) Seleta Dobrosky, 805-981-5190
Childhood Injury Prevention Monique Ciccone Llanos, 805-981-5225
Children Health Promotion Linda Bays, 805-981-5233
Community Health Nursing Seleta Dobrosky, 805-981-5190
Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program Estella Sweeney, 805-981-5144
Fetal Infant Mortality Review (FIMR)
Claudia Benton, 805-981-5380 
Health Care for Kids Selfa Saucedo, 805-677-5231
New Parents Kit, (First 5 Ventura County) Susan Thomas, 805-981-5244
Perinatal Substance Use Program Seleta Dobrosky, 805-981-5190
Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)
Claudia Benton, 805-981-5380  

Additional Information & Reports

Contact Information

Megan Steffy,PHN, MSN, MS

Maternal Child & Adolescent Health Director 

805-981-5384
2240 E. Gonzales Road, Suite 220
Oxnard, CA 93036

Toll Free Number: 
800-781-4449  ext. 2 for MCAH or 1 for  CHN







Health Care Agency
2323 Knoll Drive
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5110
Ambulatory Care-Medical Clinics
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5223
Behavioral Health
1911 Williams Drive
Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-6830
Public Health
2240 E. Gonzales Road
Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-5101
Santa Paula Hospital
825 N. Tenth Street
Santa Paula, CA 93061
805-933-8600
Ventura County Medical Center
3291 Loma Vista Road
Ventura, CA 93003
805-652-6000
HCA Human Resources
2323 Knoll Drive 
Ventura, CA 93003
805-677-5184
Ventura County Health Care Plan
2220 E. Gonzales Road
Suite 210 B

Oxnard, CA 93036
805-981-5050