CaCoon is a program for families who have children with special healthcare needs, ages birth through 20 years of age. Children may have developmental delays, cerebral palsy, spina bifida, autism, heart defects, cleft palate, or other conditions. Link: Community Connections Network
CaCoon stands for Care Coordination, and services are provided by public health nurses to support your child and your family. Your CaCoon nurse can help you locate, connect with, and coordinate with needed resources and services to better meet you and your child's needs. Your nurse can also monitor your child's growth and development, and suggest ways to help you with your child's developing needs.
Children from birth through age 20 years with medical problems and special healthcare needs, with Oregon Health Plan coverage.
Link: Oregon Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Needs (OCCYSHN)