SBNC was named as a “Clinic Where Children Come First,” and received three awards from CHDP for its high level of service.

SBNC’s Eastside Neighborhood Clinic received the Award for the Best Office Management. Paola Santiago, Office Manager at the Eastside Neighborhood Clinic, received accolades from CHDP for “maintaining a very well organized and child friendly clinic.” The Westside Neighborhood Clinic received the Award for the Best Efficient Use of Space for its utilization of limited space. The Isla Vista Neighborhood Clinic received the Award for the Best Immunization Practice for its “child friendly” and “gentle environment.”

About the Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP)

The Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) is a preventive program that delivers periodic health assessments and services to low income children and youth in California. CHDP provides care coordination to assist families with medical appointment scheduling, transportation, and access to diagnostic and treatment services. Health assessments are provided by enrolled private physicians, local health departments, community clinics, managed care plans, and some local school districts. For more information, visit

About Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics

Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics provides comprehensive healthcare to all members of the community –insured, underinsured, on Medi-Cal, Medicare, and those who are uninsured, regardless of their ability to pay. Santa Barbara Neighborhood Clinics strives to achieve excellence and to maximize the potential of each employee, volunteer, and board member through a respectful and supportive organization. For more information, visit


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