The Genetically Handicapped Persons Program (GHPP) covers a specific list of genetic diseases. This list of genetic diseases is specified in the California Code of Regulations, Title 17.
Diseases of the Blood
Diseases of the Brain and Nerves
Diseases of the Protein Metabolism
Diseases of Carbohydrates Metabolism
Disease of Copper Metabolism
Von Hippel-Lindau Disease (VHL)
If your genetic condition is not in the above list, you are not qualified to enroll with GHPP. Please call GHPP for questions at 1-800-639-0597.