The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) is a national public health insurance program that provides comprehensive health coverage at no cost to you. In Illinois, this program is called Illinois All Kids.
You do NOT have to be a U.S. citizen to be eligible for CHIP / Illinois All Kids. To be eligible, you MUST:
With CHIP / Illinois All Kids coverage, you can get:
In Illinois, anyone ages 12 and older can get birth control and STD/STI testing and treatment on their own, without the need to involve a parent or guardian.
If you want birth control and you’d rather not involve a parent or guardian, you can see if you qualify for the Family Planning SPA starting December 1, 2022. The Family Planning SPA provides family planning benefits such as birth control to people of all ages, and does not require the involvement of a parent or guardian.