Information Resource Center
Children's Special Health Services (CSHS) operates a resource center that provides the following public information services free of charge:
Toll Free telephone number - A Toll Free Info-Line 800.755.2714 is available to help parents obtain health and related service information.
Targeted outreach, information and referral efforts - CSHS staff conduct outreach activities to help families locate services to meet their needs.
Resource library - The CSHS resource library includes reference books and other publications, pamphlets, audio/video cassettes, cd's, topical packets, and promotional materials. Families frequently request information on the following topics:
A resource library catalog (688kb pdf) is also available.
Education and consultative services - Services include technical assistance, educational presentations, committee representation, and training.
Marketing - Marketing activities may include news releases, newsletters, publications, informational mailings, resource development, web site, unit e-mail, and display board opportunities.
Systems - Products that support development of a community-based system of services for children with special health care needs and their families such as posters, brochures, newsletters, fliers, protocols, articles, fact sheets, questionnaires, etc.
For more information, please contact Children's Special Health Services at:
Children's Special Health Services
North Dakota Department of Health
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 301
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200
Toll Free: 800.755.2714