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Red-haired boy, shouting and jumping with fist in the air ARKids First – Now for More Kids!

ARKids First health insurance provides two coverage options for more than 70,000 Arkansas children who otherwise might have gone without. ARKids A is Medicaid for children and offers low-income families a comprehensive package of benefits. ARKids B provides coverage for families with higher incomes. We have streamlined the application process for both packages, allowing you to apply for either package on the same form. Here are some other important highlights:

Your children’s health is our main concern. If you have questions, call our ARKids First toll-free hotline or visit your local DHS office or public library.