COVID-19 Vaccinations Recommended for Children Aged 5 and Up

All children and teenagers aged 5 and up can now get the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for free in every state. (Those 18 and up can get any approved COVID-19 vaccine.) Protect your whole family by getting vaccinated against COVID-19. Learn how to find a COVID-19 vaccine near you.

U.S. flag U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government

Children's Health Coverage Programs in Minnesota

Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provide no-cost or low-cost health coverage for eligible children in Minnesota. 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 Minnesota

If your child is not enrolled in a Minnesota Health Care Program, contact your local social service agency to apply. Or call 1-800-657-3629 to talk to someone in Minnesota.

Medicaid/CHIP Dental Care in Minnesota

Medicaid and CHIP also cover dental care for children. Once your child has coverage use the tools below to find dental care in Minnesota: