As a veteran you may be eligible for health care at a VA facility . Check with your County Veterans Service Officer to determine if you are eligible for health care. The National Resource Directory also list health care resources for veterans.
Follow the links below for more information on health care assistance and insurance options.
Losing employer-sponsored health insurance can be a big concern after a layoff. You have several options for continuing your healthcare coverage.
Medicaid and Related Programs
You may qualify for Medicaid, a state-federal health insurance program for low-income people, families and children, the elderly and people with disabilities.
The Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides low-cost health insurance coverage for children in families who earn too much income to qualify for regular coverage but cannot afford to purchase private health insurance.
Federally funded Health Centers care for you, even if you have no health insurance. You pay what you can afford, based on your income.