Health Insurance and Other Benefit Resources

The DuPage County Health Department can help you apply for the following benefits:

Get DuPage Covered - Health Insurance Marketplace

The Health Insurance Marketplace (also known as HealthCare.gov) offers standardized health insurance plans to individuals, families and small businesses. You can apply for coverage, compare insurance options and enroll in the health coverage that is best for you and your family. Eligibility requirements apply.

Open Enrollment is November 1 - December 15, 2019.

For more information or to apply on your own, please visit HealthCare.gov.

The DuPage County Health Department can help you apply for health insurance. For more information, please visit Get DuPage Covered

All Kids

Complete health insurance for your child and family is available. Eligibility requirements apply. 

To apply, you will need to bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Social Security card(s) or number(s)
  • A valid photo ID, birth certificate or US Passport
  • If you are not a US Citizen, bring your LPR (lawful permanent resident) documents
  • Proof of Illinois residency
  • Proof of income for 90 days for all types of earned and unearned income (wages, self-employment, Social Security, pensions, unemployment, etc.)

Medicaid

Complete health and dental insurance for adults ages 19 to 64 is available. Eligibility requirements apply. 

To apply, you will need to bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Social Security card(s) or number(s)
  • A valid photo ID, birth certificate or US Passport
  • If you are not a US Citizen, bring your LPR (lawful permanent resident) documents
  • Proof of Illinois residency
  • Proof of income for 90 days for all types of earned and unearned income (wages, self-employment, Social Security, pensions, unemployment, etc.)

For more information or to apply on your own, please visit the ABE website.  

SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program)

Illinois’ Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program provides food and other necessities to low-income families. Eligibility requirements apply. 

  • To apply, you will need to bring the following documents to your appointment:
  • Social Security card(s) or number(s)
  • A valid photo ID, birth certificate or US Passport
  • If you are not a US Citizen, bring your LPR (lawful permanent resident) documents
  • Proof of Illinois residency
  • Proof of income for the last 90 days for all types of earned and unearned income (wages, self-employment, Social Security, pensions, unemployment, etc.)

Access DuPage

Access DuPage is a program to help persons in DuPage County who are without immigration status receive primary care medical services. Eligibility requirements apply. 

To apply, you will need to bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Proof of income for the last 90 days
  • Proof of address

You will also be asked to complete the following forms:

  • Child support verification
  • Release
  • Address verification

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment with a Community Health Worker (CHW), call 630-682-7400, option 2, option 8 and ask for a benefiting appointment. Appointments are offered at all of our Public Health Centers.