Ventura County Health Information

Health information and resources.

Ventura County Medical Resource Guide

The Ventura County Medical Resource Guide was created by the Rainbow Resource Center to help you learn how to “navigate” the medical system and locate information to help you with your medical needs.  Please be advised that the information provided in this guide does not serve as an endorsement for any specific company. 

 

Information included in this guide:

 

Health Plan Comparisons * Physician Locator * Patient Advocacy

RX Information * Medicare Overview * Medical Hardware, Repair, Exchange Preventive Health * Helpful Medical and Wellness Websites

 

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Download this file (Ventura County Medical Resource Guide Dec 2010.doc)Ventura County Medical Resource Guide Dec 2010.doc[Ventura County Medical Resource Guide]1701 Kb

Interface Child and Family Services

Interface Children & Family Services is an independent nonprofit agency dedicated to advancing the well-being of children by providing an array of social services to strengthen family life and by promoting community commitment to the needs of children. Additional information is available on-line at: http://www.icfs.org/

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Download this file (Ventura County - Interface, Children & Family Services.pdf)Ventura County - Interface, Children & Family Services.pdf[Interface -Children and Family Services]716 Kb

County of Ventura Human Services Agency

The County of Ventura Human Services Agency provides public services that promote self-sufficiency, health and well-being. These programs help ensure the protection of children, the elderly and dependent adults, and provide a safety net for individuals and families who need assistance with basic necessities, such as food, housing and health care. The attached directories provide an overview of assistance, office locations, resource listing by by area and mail-in application for Medi-Cal.  This information may be accessed on-line at: http://portal.countyofventura.org/portal/page/portal/VCHSA and is available En español.

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Download this file (County of Ventura Assistance Programs.pdf)County of Ventura Assistance Programs.pdf[Overview of Ventura County Assistance Programs ]1469 Kb
Download this file (County of Ventura, Human Services Agency Locations & Services At a Glance.pdf)County of Ventura, Human Services Agency Locations & Services At a Glance.pdf[County of Ventura Human Services office locations]714 Kb
Download this file (County of Ventura, Mail-in Medi-Cal Application.pdf)County of Ventura, Mail-in Medi-Cal Application.pdf[County of Ventura, Mail-in Medi-Cal Application]1165 Kb
Download this file (Ventura County Resource Directory - Oxnard, Camarillo, Port Hueneme.pdf)Ventura County Resource Directory - Oxnard, Camarillo, Port Hueneme.pdf[Ventura County Resource Directory for Oxnard, Camarillo and Port Hueneme]276 Kb
Download this file (Ventura County Resource Directory - Santa Paula, Fillmore, Piru.pdf)Ventura County Resource Directory - Santa Paula, Fillmore, Piru.pdf[Ventura County Resource Directory for Santa Paula, Fillmore and Piru]274 Kb
Download this file (Ventura County Resource Directory - Simi, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark.pdf)Ventura County Resource Directory - Simi, Thousand Oaks, Moorpark.pdf[Ventura County Resource Directory for Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks and Moorpark]275 Kb
Download this file (Ventura County Resource Directory - Ventura, Ojai.pdf)Ventura County Resource Directory - Ventura, Ojai.pdf[Ventura County Resource Directory for Ventura and Ojai]274 Kb

Ventura County's Free Discount Prescription Card

Coast2Coast Rx Card and Ventura County are offering a free discount prescription card for all residents and their families.  This card can lower the cost of purchasing prescription drugs.  While the card is generally for people without health insurance, in some cases it may offer better pricing than certain health insurance plans  So it's important for residents to compare pricing even if they have insurance.  Plus some medication might not be covered in health plans that are covered by the Coast2Coast Rx Card. 

http://www.coast2coastrx.com/venturaca