Maryland Children's Health Program

The Maryland Children’s Health Program assists residents with applying for the State of Maryland Health Insurance as well as Medicaid expansion in the Affordable Care Act.

Services Available

Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP) assists Maryland residents, children, pregnant women and adults with applying for health insurance.  Health Department case workers assist customers with completing applications for eligibility utilizing the Maryland Health Connection Exchange consumer portal.

Client Eligibility

All Maryland residents

Special requirements

The following information is required at time of visit:

•    Proof of identity (passport, driver’s license, identification card)

•    Social Security Numbers

•    Proof of Citizenship (birth certificate, passport or naturalization certificate)

•    Immigration documents (I-94 form, work authorization or permanent Resident Card)

•    Recent income documents (W-2, paystub, income taxes, unemployment benefits or any source of taxable income)


Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Largo West Building:
425 Brightseat Road Suite 101
Landover, Maryland 20785

Advice Line

Phone: 301-324-2933
Phone: 301-324-2932