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Family Medical

What it is:

A medical program for families.


Who is Eligible:

Families with dependent children under the age of 19, whose income and resources are below Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF) limits.


Income and Resource Limits

In determining net income, a family can deduct 50% of their earnings, their actual child care costs and child support paid out by the family.

FAMILY MEDICAL INCOME LIMITS
Number of Persons Monthly Income Limit
1 $359
2 $453
3 $562
4 $661
5 $762
6 $866

For family medical, a family may have $1,000 in resources at the time of application. Certain resources, such as the home you live in and $5,000 equity in a vehicle, are not counted.

Additional information about the Family Medical Program is available at Health Care Authority website.


How to Apply:

You can apply for the Family Medical Program online or at your local Community Services Office.

As with all our programs, the only way to know for sure if you are eligible is to apply.