PeachCare for Kids® is a comprehensive healthcare program for uninsured children living in Georgia. The health benefits include primary, preventive, specialist, dental care, and vision care. PeachCare for Kids also covers hospitalization, emergency room services, prescription medications, and mental health care.
Your child must be a US citizen or qualified immigrant to qualify for PeachCare for Kids.® Some of the types of qualified immigrants are legal permanent residents (LPR), asylees or refugees, victims of trafficking or domestic violence, and others. The child must have also been qualified for at least five years unless he/she came into the country before August 22, 1996. This five-year rule does not apply to asylees or refugees and those serving in the military.
You must send us a Form I-551 to prove your status. We may be able to verify your child's US citizenship and identity using his/her Social Security Number. A Social Security Number is required for each child you want to receive healthcare.
PeachCare for Kids® is available for children age 18 and under (eligible until 19th birthday) in families who meet the following criteria: