5. Child Health Plus

Child Health Plus

Last Updated: July 2019

“New York’s two health insurance programs for children are Medicaid (coverage for children) and Child Health Plus.  Child Health Plus is a comprehensive health insurance program that covers a wide range of children’s health care and dental needs. T he income requirements make it possible for working families to get free or low-cost health insurance for their children.”  For more information, please visit:

NYS Department of Health: Child Health Plus
NYC HRA: Public Health Insurance