Get help with children’s Medicaid and CHIP applications
Texas Health Benefits provides assistance every Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am to 5 pm, 1200 Circle Dr., Suite 402, Fort Worth.
Also, coalition members will providing application assistance:
Saturday, Nov. 19, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
State Rep. Lon Burnam’s office
The Baker Building, 3021 East Rosedale at the corner of Rosedale and Wesleyan, Fort Worth
- To self-screen for state benefits, or to locate a Medicaid assistance office in your area, go online to https://www.yourtexasbenefits.com/wps/portal
- Call 2-1-1, the national abbreviated dialing code for access to health and human services information, to reach a Health and Human Services representative who can determine whether your family qualifies for either Medicaid or CHIP. https://www.211texas.org/211/. Or, call 877-KIDS-NOW.
- The Consumer Health Assistance Program, or CHAP, can help adults with any health insurance issues. CHAP is part of a network of state consumer assistance programs funded by the health reform law. The program is to increase awareness of insurance options, including the federal Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan. Contact CHAP by calling 1-855-TEX-CHAP, or visit www.TexasHealthOptions.com