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Addressing Social Determinants of Health

Optional, non-traditional services to support our members

Community Supports

Community Supports (CS) are part of a new state Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) initiative called California Advancing and Innovating Medi-Cal (CalAIM). CS are optional, non-traditional services that address social determinants of health.

L.A. Care launched three CS programs on 01/01/2022: Homeless and Housing Support Services; Recuperative Care; and Medically-Tailored Meals.

Homeless & Housing Support Services

Includes services to help members who are homeless to find housing and maintain safe and stable tenancy

View Housing Support

Recuperative Care

Short-term residential care for individuals experiencing homelessness and need to heal from an injury or illness

Go to Recuperative Care

Medically Tailored Meals

Home-delivered meal programs that aims to improve health outcomes and address barriers associated with food insecurity

Learn About Meal Program

July 2022 CS Programs

L.A. Care will add additional Community Supports programs at later go-live dates

Preview Programs