For more information, view the CHDP Professional Brochure
All children coming into foster care need a CHDP exam done within 30 days of placement. They may have another CHDP exam done when they change placements. CHDP exams are required every year, regardless of age. In addition, children three years and older need a dental exam every year.
Children in foster care are eligible for Medi-Cal, which pays for check-ups. Children shall be seen at the following ages: