Health Care

Medicaid for Former Foster Care Children

What it offers

Covers needed services, including:

  • Doctor’s visits
  • Vaccines
  • Drugs ordered by a doctor
  • Lab tests and X-rays
  • Hospital care
  • Glasses
  • Dental care for children age 20 and younger
  • Rides to the doctor

Who is it for?

People who:

  • Are age 18 to 25.
  • Were in Texas foster care on their 18th birthday or older.
  • Got Medicaid when they aged out of foster care.