The PA Department of Health has developed a secondary transition resource to help youth with special health care needs make a successful transition to adult living that includes their health and health care.

Transition to Adult Living in PA Guide

The ARC Medicaid Reference Desk provides user friendly information about Medicaid services, eligibility and application process.

www.thedesk.info/what-is-medicaid/faqs/

Help in PA is a one stop guide to services, programs and agencies.  Specific information about each agency is provided.

www.helpinpa.state.pa.us/children.aspx

Disability.gov provides information about Medicare and Medicaid, health care, and programs that can help people live independently in their own homes and communities instead of a nursing home. There are also resources for caregivers, and individuals looking for mental health services or developmental screening for children.

www.disability.gov/health

The Children’s Mental Health Network is an alliance between communities, practitioners, families, agencies, alumni of system of care communities, and individuals that seek to share information, keep in touch, advocate for children’s mental health issues, and offer experience-based consultation and education to those interested in promoting the concept of systems of care.

www.cmhnetwork.org/