CHP Colorado


The Colorado Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a low-cost health insurance program for uninsured Colorado children ages 18 and under. The program is available to families who earn too much money or own too much in financial assets to qualify for Medicaid but cannot afford private insurance.

How to Apply for the Colorado Child Health Plan Plus:

  • Step 1: Download, print and fill out the application: English/Spanish
  • Step 2: Mail the application to:
PO Box 929
Denver, CO 80201


In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the state of Colorado, under 19 years of age, not covered by health insurance (including Medicaid), and a U.S. national, citizen, legal alien, or permanent resident.
You must also have an annual household income (before taxes) that is below the following amounts:
Household Size* Maximum Income Level (Per Year)
1 $27,925
2 $37,825
3 $47,725
4 $57,625
5 $67,525
6 $77,425
7 $87,325
8 $97,225
*For households with more than eight people, add $9,900 per additional person.

More Information:

For more information on the Colorado Child Health Plan Plus visit the website. If you need assistance completing the application, call CHP+ Customer Service at (800) 359-1991 for help

Health Services include:

  • Check-ups and immunization shots
  • Medical office visits
  • Prescriptions
  • Hospital services including outpatient services, inpatient care, and inpatient doctors’ care
  • Glasses and hearing aids
  • Mental health care, such as counseling, hospitalization, and outpatient substance abuse treatments

Dental Services include:

  • Exams
  • Cleanings
  • X-rays
  • Fillings
  • Routine extractions
  • Limited root canal therapy
  • and other diagnostic and preventive services.