The Bureau for Children with Medical Handicaps (BCMH) is a healthcare program in the Ohio Department of Health (ODH). BCMH links families of children with special health care needs to a network of quality providers and helps families obtain payment for the services their children need. BCMH is the Ohio Title V program that receives grant funding through the federal Maternal and Child Health Bureau. The purpose of Title V funds is to support programs for children with special health care needs that promote the development of family-centered, community-based, coordinated systems of care.

The federal Maternal and child Health Bureau funds Title V programs in every state.  You can find their directory of contacts to see who you should call in your area. 

The Complex Care Center at Cincinnati Children’s provides information to help families and health care providers identify sources of financial assistance.