Pregnancy

Services 

  • The Prenatal Care Guidance Program helps pregnant women with limited income obtain early and regular prenatal care.
  • CPSP offers prenatal (before baby is born) and postpartum (up to 60 days after delivery) care for low-income pregnant women.

Downloadable resources & links 

  • Recipe for a Healthy Baby - Shasta County Resources 
  • Text4Baby: Get FREE messages each week on your cell phone to help you through your pregnancy and your baby's first year.
  • OB Provider List
  • Presumptive Eligibility: For low-income pregnant women who need immediate, temporary coverage for prenatal care and have not yet applied for Medi-Cal. Find a Provider who will enroll you in the Presumptive Eligibility program.
  • FPACT: If your insurance does not cover birth control, pregnancy testing or family planning, you may be qualified for Family PACT.  FPACT provides no-cost family planning services to low income women and men, including teens.
  • Dentist who accept Medi-Cal.
  • Medi-Cal Access Program (MCAP): For women who don't have insurance to cover pregnancy and are not receiving no-cost Medi-Cal or Medicare Part A and Part B, or have other health insurance plan that doesn't cover maternity services or with a maternity-only deductible or copayment greater than $500.
  • Folic Acid and Pregnancy
  • Immunizations for a Healthy Pregnancy
  • Guides to Preventing or Planning Pregnancy and other related topics.