What is the Healthy Families Program?
The Healthy Families Program offers low-cost health, dental and vision coverage for eligible children up to age 19. A family of four can earn up to $57,636 a year and may still qualify!
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
*Dental and vision services are provided through other plans.
How much will I pay?
Healthy Families members pay from $4 - $24 per child, per month, to a maximum of $72 per month for all eligible children in a family.
Monthly premiums depend on your family income, family size, and the health plan you choose.
There are $5 co-payments for most services. Some services like check-ups are free. The most a family will have to pay in co-payments for each benefit year (from October 1 through September 30) is $250.
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!