Enrollment in New Jersey Family Care Health Insurance is Available at Project Self-Sufficiency of Sussex County
Project Self-Sufficiency offers open enrollment appointments for New Jersey Family Care, the health insurance plan offered by the state of New Jersey to eligible children and low-income parents:
- Wednesday mornings, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
- Thursday evenings, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
New Jersey Family Care is a comprehensive health insurance program that provides a wide range of services, including visits to a physician, eye glasses, hospitalization, lab work, x-rays, prescriptions, regular checkups, mental health and dental coverage. Medical services are available at Health Maintenance Organizations in each county. Depending on family income, there may be restrictions on certain services.
Coverage in the health care plan is available for:
- Children 18 years of age and younger;
- Parents who meet income eligibility requirements.
Eligibility is based on family size, monthly income and other factors.
Interested applicants are encouraged to call Project Self-Sufficiency at 973-940-3500, or visit the New Jersey Family Care website, www.njfamilycare.org, for more information.
Individual appointments to complete an NJ Family Care application at Project Self-Sufficiency are free and open to the public, but registration is required. Applicants are required to bring proof of income, citizenship information, social security number, and information about existing health coverage to the enrollment appointment.
To schedule an appointment to enroll in NJ Family Care at Project Self-Sufficiency, call 973-940-3500.