Low- or no-cost health insurance with Empire
Empire offers these benefits to kids, families, and adults in New York through Medicaid, Child Health Plus (CHPlus), and the Essential Plan.
Do you qualify?
You may qualify if:
- You live in New York
- Your family income is less than the amount below
Who needs health insurance?
How many people live in your house?
You may qualify if your monthly income is less than:
Please make your selections above
Children under age 19 may qualify for CHPlus at higher income levels, but will pay the full monthly premium amount.
Let’s get started!
We can help you:
- Find out if you’re eligible to enroll through the NY State of Health Marketplace
- Complete an application
- See what’s covered
- Get answers to your questions
We’re available by phone, live chat or in person:
Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Eastern time. You can also request a call back.
Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m