Medicaid(AHCCCS) helps working moms

Angie Garcia is a single mother of three children. She works for Adelante Healthcare helping families determine if they’re eligible for assistance programs. She works full-time but can’t afford health insurance. The good new is that her children have free healthcare coverage through AHCCCS, which she describes as “a blessing.”

She uses the healthcare coverage to take her children for doctor check-ups and dentist visits. She said it makes her feel at ease to know that her children have health insurance. “It’s awesome to know that my children are insured,” she said. “I don’t have to worry about what I would do or where I would take them if they got sick.”

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Sign the Petition to Protect Medicaid

Children’s Action Alliance believes protecting Medicaid funding shouldn’t be a partisan issue. And we believe Arizona’s Congressional Delegation should oppose any harmful cuts, block grants, and changes to Medicaid or plans such as the Graham-Cassidy bill aimed at cutting Medicaid and repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Children’s Action Alliance ask you to please sign … Continued

Evin Schwab gets critical therapy coverage through Medicaid(AHCCCS)

For 8-year-old Evin Schwab, who has autism, the therapies he gets are critical to his development. He gets speech therapy and occupational therapy several times a week. Plus, he also gets habilitation services every week. All of his therapies are covered through Care1st, which is a healthcare plan that provides support and services to meet … Continued

KidsCare passes the House!

Great news about #KidsCare! The bill in the state legislature, known as #HB2127, that seeks to remove the trigger that mandates KidsCare be frozen, and possibly terminated, if the federal funding match drops below 100 percent passed in the House on February 8th! It now goes to the Senate, so stay tuned for updates.

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