Paying for Children’s Healthcare and Eye Care

Illinois provides several insurance programs intended to serve uninsured or income-eligible families with children.

All Kids

Provides comprehensive, affordable health insurance, regardless of immigration status or health condition. Call the All Kids Hotline: 1-866-ALL-KIDS (1-866-255-5437). Children can get All Kids health insurance if:

  • they live in Illinois;
  • they are age 18 or younger;
  • they meet the insurance requirements for All Kids; and
  • their family’s income meets the All Kids Income Limit.

 

FamilyCare

Will provide health insurance for uninsured parents/caregivers who meet income eligibility guidelines. This program is available only for legal residents and U.S. citizens. For more information on All Kids and FamilyCare, call 866-ALL-KIDS (866-255-5437) or go to http://www.allkids.com.

 

Moms & Babies

Pays for all healthcare (inpatient and outpatient) for income-eligible women who are pregnant until 60 days after the baby is born regardless of immigration status. To apply for the Moms & Babies program, contact the Oak Park Department of Public Health (708-358-5484) or call the All Kids hotline (866-255-5437).

 

Affordable Care Act

Get Covered Illinois information and assistance is available at the Oak Park Department of Public Health (email health@oak-park.us or call 708-358-5483), for Oak Park residents. Information is also available at Proviso Township Mental Health Commission (call 708-240-4435 or email affordablecare@ptmhc.org).