Effingham County

Free, in-person enrollment assistance is available for parents and legal guardians of children and teens ages 0-19 for Right from the Start Medicaid, Parent/Caretaker Medicaid and Pregnant Women’s Medicaid.  To see if you qualify by income and family size, please refer to the Income Eligiblity Table Family 2018-2019.

Enrollment Assistance available for walk-ins at:
Rincon Branch Library
– every third Saturday 10:00am-1:00pm
Effingham County Health Department
– every Tuesday 8:30am-12:00pm

Tamara Solomon
Coastal Campaign for Healthy Kids
Mobile Outreach and Mobile Enrollment Specialist

Our Mobile Enrollment Assistor is available by appointment at various locations throughout Effingham County, please call today!

Rincon Branch, Live Oak Public Library, every 3rd Saturday from 10:00AM-1:00PM
The United Way of the Coastal Empire (Rincon)
Effingham County Health Department
B & B Care Services – Springfield

What you will need to apply:

  • Birth certificate (Georgia-born residents do not have to have a copy to apply)
  • Form of Government-issued Photo ID: e.g. Driver’s License, Passport (US or foreign) State issued identification card, consular identification card
  • Social Security number for each child or proof that a card has been applied for.
  • Income documents (for one month- i.e. one month’s worth of paystubs or Form 809 for cash-only income from one employer or Form 126 – 3 months for cash-only self-employed income.

Please consult with your enrollment assister on your particular situation and for any forms needed.