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                        Office for Genetics and People with Special Health Care Needs
The Office for Children and People with Special Health Care Needs serves over 240,000 children and youth in the State of Maryland. Learn more about our:
For information on our Programs, Services, and Resources for families
click on the links below:
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Critical Congenital Heart Disease Screening Program
Children's Medical Services
  Infant Hearing Program

Medical Home
  Newborn Metabolic Screening
Sickle Cell Disease Program
  Youth To Young Adult Health Care Transition



What's New

Advisory Council on Hereditary and Congenital Disorders Meeting on   
Monday, 11/10/14 from 6 - 8 pm at Room L-1, DHMH 201 W. Preston Street, Baltimore MD 21201
Topics: Newborn screening for Hurler's syndrome and Fabry Disease; Council member vote on newborn screening for Pompe Disease


2014 Maryland Parent Survey

Applications are now being accepted for the 2014 Youth Leadership Forum!

Genetic Alliance & PhRMA Announce Pilot Initiative to Advance Patient-Focused Drug Development for sickle cell disease and other conditions

Health Insurance for Young Adults Who Used to Be in Foster Care

Two Grants Provide Care for Children with Special Needs

3 Year Grant Awarded to PPMD and OGPSHCN

Special Needs Resource Locator

My Health Care Notebook

Youth and young adults with special health care needs transition workshops



Office For Genetics And People With Special Health Care Needs
201 West Preston Street - Baltimore, MD 21201
Tel (410) 767-6730   Fax (410) 333-5047