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- 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.
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|
|Adolescent Family Life Program||Nancy Ballard, 805-981-5177|
|Child Abuse Prevention Program (CAPP)||Seleta Dobrosky, 805-981-5190|
|Childhood Injury Prevention||Monique Ciccone Llanos, 805-981-5225|
|Children's Health Promotion||Alicia Villicana, 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 All||Rita Duarte-Weaver, 805-981-5212|
|New Parents Kit, (First 5 Ventura County)||Alicia Villicana, 805-981-5240|
|Perinatal Substance Use Program||Seleta Dobrosky, 805-981-5190|
|Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS)||Claudia Benton, 805-981-5380|
Additional Information Reports
Megan Steffy, PHN, MSN, MS
Maternal Child & Adolescent Health Director
Claudia Benton, MSN, RN-BC, PHN
Maternal Child & Adolescent Health Coordinator
2220 E. Gonzales Road, Suite 102
Oxnard, CA 93036
Toll Free Number:
800-781-4449 ext. 2 for MCAH or 1 for CHN