L.A. Care’s Healthy Kids Program ®
What is the Healthy Kids program?
Only L.A. Care offers Healthy Kids! Healthy Kids offers low-cost health coverage for children from birth to age 5 who don’t qualify for Medi-Cal or Covered California, but meet other eligibility and income requirements. Eligibility is determined by a Certified Healthy Kids Assistor. To find a local assistor, please visit CHIGLA.
The Healthy Kids 0-5 program is currently open to new enrollment.
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What are the program benefits?
- Doctor visits
- Prescription drugs
- Hospital care
- Shots (immunizations)
- Dental and vision care
- Mental health services
- Emergency room care
- Alcohol/drug abuse services, and more
How much will I pay?
Healthy Kids members pay between $0 and $6 per month for each child, depending on family income.
There is a $5 co-payment for most services. Some services like checkups are free.
How do I apply?
L.A. Care can help you find out which programs you and your children may qualify for. We can even help you with the application.
Call 1-888-4LA-CARE (1-888-452-2273) today!
L.A. Care Health Plan offers the Healthy Kids program through funding from First 5 LA and Children’s Health Initiative of Greater Los Angeles.