Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide no-cost or low-cost health coverage for eligible children in the District of Columbia. 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 the District of Columbia
- Medicaid Program Information for the District of Columbia
- Apply for Medicaid in the District of Columbia
Or call 1-855-532-5465 to talk to someone in District of Columbia. For specific policy and program coverage questions call 202-442-5988.
Medicaid/CHIP Dental Care in the District of Columbia
Medicaid and CHIP also cover dental care for children. Once your child has coverage use the tools below to find dental care in the District of Columbia: