Detroit Low-Cost or Free Health Coverage for Kids - DWCHA


MIChild is a health insurance program for uninsured children of Michigan’s working families. Services are provided by many health plans throughout Michigan.

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More about MIChild

If you have children under age 19, you may be able to get health and dental care for them through MIChild. To qualify, your children must:

  • Be under age 19
  • Have no comprehensive health insurance, including Medicaid
  • Have a Social Security Number (or have applied for one
  • Live in Michigan, even for a short time
  • Be a U.S. citizen or qualified immigrant
  • Meet monthly family income limits

You pay just $10 a month for your whole family (even if you have more than one child).

» See if you qualify