Managing Agency Alaska

Program Description

Denali KidCare is a new Alaska program to ensure that children and teens of both working and non-working families can have the health insurance they need. Denali KidCare provides excellent health insurance coverage for Alaska children and teens through age 18, and for pregnant women who meet income guidelines.

General Program Requirements

In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of Alaska, under 19 years of age or be a primary caregiver with a child under the age of 19 or be pregnant, not covered by health insurance (including Medicaid), and a U.S. national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident.

In order to qualify, you must have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:

Household Size*Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1$25,970
2$35,035
3$44,100
4$53,165
5$62,230
6$71,295
7$80,360
8$89,460
Depending on your income level, you may have to pay a premium for coverage. Please see this state's program information for details.

Your Next Steps

The following information will lead you to the next steps to apply for this program.

Application Process

For an application and instructions, please visit:
http://dhss.alaska.gov/dhcs/Pages/denalikidcare/default.aspx

Program Contact Information

For more information on this program, please visit: http://dhss.alaska.gov/dhcs/Pages/denalikidcare/default.aspx
E-mail inquiries can be sent to: Denali_Kid_Care@health.state.ak.us
Or you may call 1-888-318-8890 (statewide except Anchorage); in Anchorage, call 907-269-6529.