Child Health Plus

Health Insurance for Children – to age 19.

Child Health Plus is an insurance program for all children living in New York State who are under the age of 19. Child Health Plus has excellent benefits and is offered by health insurance plans throughout New York. Child Health Plus is affordable to most families, since it is mostly paid for by public funds. The cost of Child Health Plus for you will depend on how much money your family earns, although all children may enroll in the program.

To determine how much it will cost to enroll your child in Child Health Plus, click here.

There are two types of Child Health Plus: A and B. To determine if your child is eligible for Child Health Plus A or B, click here.

To learn about enrolling in Child Health Plus, call 1-800-698-4KIDS (1-800-698-4543). If you do qualify for Child Health Plus A, you can enroll with through a community organization in your area. Click here for a list of organizations that can help you enroll.

To learn about other health insurance programs available to New York residents, click here.