There are several ways you can apply: We strongly encourage you toApply Online. If you need help, call toll free 1-800-701-0710 and a Health Benefits Coordinator will help you. If you prefer to have face to face assistance, click on theNeed Help Enrollinglink of this web site and select your county to find a list of agencies in your area that can help. Choose a site that offers personal assistance and they will be able to help you apply. You can also click on theApplylink of this website to download the application and mail it to: PO Box 8367, Trenton, NJ 08650
Proof of Residency (e.g. driver license, utility bill, etc.)
Proof of Citizenship/Immigration Status (e.g. birth certificate, naturalization papers etc.)
Social Security Numbers for All Applicants (or Document Numbers for any Legal Immigrants)
Proof of Income & Employer Information (e.g. paystubs, W-2 forms, etc.)
Information of Any Current Health Insurance (if applicable)
Information on Any Employer-Based Coverage Available to You (if applicable)
How It Works
NJ FamilyCare - New Jersey's publicly funded health insurance program - includes CHIP, Medicaid and Medicaid expansion populations. That means qualified NJ residents of any age may be eligible for free or low cost health insurance that covers doctor visits, prescriptions, vision, dental care, mental health and substance use services and even hospitalization.
HealthPocket is a free information source designed to help consumers find medical coverage. Whether you are looking for Medicare, or an individual and family health insurance plan, we will help you find the right healthcare option and save on your out of pocket healthcare costs. We receive our data from government, non-profit and private sources, and you should confirm key provisions of your coverage with your selected health plan. If you select a plan presented on our site, you will be directed (via a click or a call) to one of our partners who can help you with your application. Our website is not a health insurance agency and not affiliated with and does not represent or endorse any health plan. HealthPocket, Inc. is part of the Health Insurance Innovations, Inc. family of companies (NASDAQ: HIIQ).