Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide no-cost or low-cost health coverage for eligible children in Connecticut. These programs provide health coverage for children so that they can get routine check-ups, immunizations and dental care to keep them healthy.
Even if your child has been turned down in the past or you don't know if they qualify, you may be able to get health coverage now.
Medicaid/CHIP Information in Connecticut
Learn about Eligibility and CHIP benefits in Connecticut and Apply for Benefits through the State of Connecticut Department of Social Services website.
To talk to someone on the phone in Connecticut call 1-855-805-4325.
Medicaid/CHIP Dental Care in Connecticut
Medicaid and CHIP also cover dental care for children. Once your child has coverage use the tools below to find dental care in Connecticut:
- Find a Dentist in Connecticut
- Dental Benefits for Children in Medicaid in Connecticut (PDF, 146.84 KB)
- Dental Benefits for Children in CHIP in Connecticut (PDF, 88.46 KB)