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Health and Human Services Department

Jennifer Vasquez - Health & Human Services Director

Michael Kinnison M.D. - Interim Public Health Officer

5730 Packard Avenue, Suite 100, Marysville, CA  95901
 




Welcome to... the Yuba County Health and Human Services Department website.  Our department, in collaboration with other community partners, is dedicated to providing excellent customer service and a broad array of benefits and services to the residents of Yuba County.

 

Our Vision:  

Supporting Yuba County’s citizens to enjoy safe, healthy and self-sufficient lives.

 

Our Mission:

The mission of the Yuba County Health and Human Services Department is to:

  • Deliver timely, professional services with consistency, equity, integrity and cultural sensitivity.
  • Seek preventative solutions and early interventions to promote safety, good health and economic self-sufficiency.
  • Strengthen partnerships to ensure efficient, cost-effective and coordinated services.
  • Foster a positive work environment where individuals are valued and respected.
  • Encourage personal and professional growth.
  • Engage employees in planning and service delivery while employing strong teamwork throughout the organization.
  • Provide services that are strength-based and family-centered.
  • Expect employees to provide each other the same courtesy and promptness that is extended to public customers.
  • Maintain a comfortable and attractive work environment that promotes employees’ physical and mental well-being, safety and efficiency.

 

Our Values:

  • Customers’ needs are met
  • Communication is open and honest
  • Cultural diversity and individuality are respected
  • Professional relationships are based on mutual trust and respect
  • Ethical behavior guides all actions
  • Customer’s strengths are recognized and valued

 

Services Offered by the Department:

  • CalWORKs cash benefits and employment services
  • Food Stamps
  • Medical Access Services including Medi-Cal, Healthy Families and County Medical Services program benefits
  • Adult Protective Services, Multipurpose Senior Services and In-Home Supportive Services
  • Children's Services
  • Public Health Services including Field Visits, Nursing Services, HIV/AIDS Testing, TB Testing, Maternal and Child Health, Substances Abuse Treatment (FOR Families), etc.
  • Veteran's Services

 

NEW-The Yuba County Health and Human Services Department has released its 2011 Status Report, “Partnership, Self-Sufficiency and Achievement”. This report examines the various strengths of our programs, our collaboration with local partners, our focus on customer service and many items of good news. To view or download this document visit the Partnership, Self-Sufficiency and Achievement Document

The Yuba County Children’s Council has released the first annual status report on the health and well-being of Yuba County children and families.  To view or download this document please visit the Yuba County Children’s Report Card 2007.

 

 


Health & Human Services Department • 5730 Packard Ave., Suite 100, Marysville, CA 95901

 

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