Health Coverage Assistance

Families of children who have private health care coverage or are not otherwise eligible for regular MaineCare coverage may still be eligible receive assistance with health coverage related to behavioral health services.


MaineCare provides free or low-cost health insurance, other health benefits, and assistance to kids under age 21 who meet income guidelines or disability criteria.

Katie Beckett Option

Katie Becket provides children under age 19, with serious health conditions who are over the income level for free MaineCare, may get MaineCare coverage through the Katie Beckett program. Children enrolled in the Katie Beckett program pay a low-cost premium for health coverage.