**Connecticut Medicaid (HUSKY A, C and D) members can receive free rides to and from their scheduled COVID-19 vaccination appointments with 48 hours’ notice through Veyo, the state contractor for non-emergency medical transportation. Members who need a ride should call the Veyo Contact Center at 855-478-7350 (toll-free).

For special information and resources for HUSKY Health members about coronavirus (COVID-19), including the Nurse Helpline, www.ct.gov/husky/covidinfoformembers. For special information for HUSKY Health providers, please visit www.ct.gov/husky/covidinfoforproviders.

**Your HUSKY Health coverage will be extended automatically for the duration of the public health emergency, as long as you are a Connecticut resident and want coverage. We are automatically extending your coverage as part of the State of Connecticut’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. Even though coverage will be extended, if you get a renewal form we ask that you complete it in order to get the longest possible coverage period. We appreciate your patience as we work to ensure our systems are updated to reflect your continued enrollment status.**

Useful Links


Access Health CT

Connecticut’s official health insurance marketplace, established to meet the requirements of the federal Affordable Care Act.  Access Health CT’s mission is to increase the number of Connecticut residents who are insured, retain current members, lower their costs, promote health, and eliminate health inequalities.

Connecticut Department of Social Services

The Department of Social Services provides a broad range of services to the elderly, disabled, families, and individuals who need assistance in maintaining or achieving their full potential for self-direction, self-reliance and independent living.

Healthy Start

Under this program, grants are made to hospitals, clinics, departments of health and other organizations to expand and enhance health services to low income pregnant women and children, and to assist women in obtaining Medicaid coverage for themselves and their children.

WIC - Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children

The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children – better known as the WIC Program – serves to safeguard the health of low-income women, infants, & children up to age 5 who are at nutritional risk by providing nutritious foods to supplement diets, information on healthy eating, and referrals to health care.

Head Start

Head Start is a Federal program for preschool children from low-income families. The Head Start program is operated by local non-profit organizations in almost every county in the country. Children who attend Head Start participate in a variety of educational activities. They also receive free medical and dental care, have healthy meals and snacks, and enjoy playing indoors and outdoors in a safe setting.