Outreach

WHO IS ELIGIBLE:

  • Individuals looking for community resources and services
  • Individuals who need help applying for state and /or other health insurance plans
  • Individuals who need help locating / accessing medical, dental, prescription and /or mental health services

SERVICES OFFERED:

HELP FINDING RESOURCES

The Outreach Program specializes in linking individuals and their families to community resources.

HELP ACCESSING HEALTH AND RESOURCE AGENCY SERVICES:

  • Health insurance benefits
  • Preventive health screenings
  • Medicaid services
  • Prescription discount programs
  • Urgent, acute & chronic medical, dental & mental health care needs
  • Establishing a Primary Care Provider (PCP) / medical home
  • Shelter, clothing, nutrition/food referrals
  • Health education programming

HELP APPLYING FOR STATE HEALTH INSURANCE PROGRAMS:
The Outreach program provides application assistance to help ensure that qualifying families receive state health insurance benefits. Michigan offers MIChild and Healthy Kids for qualifying children up to their 19th birthday at little or no cost. The MOMs program provides insurance to qualifying pregnant mothers and the Healthy Michigan Plan provides health care coverage to low-income, eligible Michigan residents ages 19-64.

Families who are potentially eligible for these programs are encouraged to contact the Outreach program. Compassionate staff members will help you find answers to your questions and guide you through the application process.

To apply for state health insurance and /or additional state food, cash, child care assistance please visit www.michigan.gov\mibridges

To apply for other private insurance programs please visit www.healthcaremarketplace.com

Questions may be directed the local Department of Human Services (DHS) office at (810) 966-2000. Additional contact information is below:

  MIChild (888) 988-6300  
  Healthy Kids (810) 966-2000  
  Healthy Michigan Plan (855) 789-5610  
  MiBridges Help Number (888) 642-7434  
  SCCHD Outreach Program (810) 987-5300  

HOURS:
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM Monday by appointment.
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Tuesday through Friday by appointment.

PHONE NUMBER:
(810) 987-5300

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