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Florida Connecting Kids to Coverage

We’re a statewide outreach and enrollment initiative under the Florida Covering Kids & Families (FL-CKF) program at the University of South Florida’s College of Public Health.

Florida Connecting Kids to Coverage provides free support to families with uninsured children in order to increase access to quality, affordable healthcare.

Our Partners

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Quality, Affordable Healthcare for Kids

Our regional partners located across the state who have expertise in outreach and enrollment services are anxious to help support families with uninsured children.

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No Longer Eligible for Medicaid?

If your child no longer qualifies for Medicaid, the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) will automatically share your information with Florida KidCare for next steps. You can count on Florida KidCare for:


High-quality, low-cost health & dental insurance for kids


Benefits ranging from doctor visits to surgeries

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Our Florida Connecting Kids to Coverage Assisters can help you find answers to your Medicaid and Florida KidCare questions and the enrollment process.

We’re passionate about serving

Countless Florida Kids

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3 Simple Steps to Getting Kids Covered

Meet with an Assister

Get in touch with our team of assisters either by phone or online.

Get Free Help Applying

We’ll provide application assistance to navigate you through the process.

Explore Health Coverage

Once eligibility is determined, we can assist with healthcare options.

Our Mission

Why We Connect Kids to Coverage

We team up with regional partners around the state to identify and reach out to families with children and teens (birth through the end of age 18) who are eligible for Florida KidCare, Florida’s Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) in order to:

  • Raise awareness about the health coverage options available under Florida KidCare
  • Create opportunities to assist families with getting their eligible children enrolled into coverage
  • Motivate parents to ensure that their children retain coverage
  • Provide outreach resources, training, and toolkits that can be used to help businesses, schools, health care providers, and other community organizations to organize and conduct successful outreach activities

A special message to families of

Veterans and Active Service Members

Are you Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve, Retired Service Member, or a Veteran? You served your family and your country…let our Florida Connecting Kids to Coverage team serve your children and their healthcare needs.

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We Offer Free Confidential Assistance in Español, Kreyòl, Português, and More

Our team of multilingual assisters are committed to helping families get coverage and stay enrolled which is why our services are provided to meet all language and literacy needs. We’re always here when you need us.

Contact Our Team of Assisters Today!

Fill out this form to get in touch or call 813-591-0320

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