Local on-the-ground CHAPs are available in 26 Michigan counties. These on-the-ground CHAPs offer a range of services. To contact a local CHAP directly, please dial 2-1-1.

Genesee CHAP ensures that children have access to a medical home and that they are effectively using it. The CHAP team of nurses, social workers, community health workers, and nutritionists assist families with:

Parent education (including lead education) | Home and community-based nurse case management (for health conditions such as lead exposure, asthma, diabetes, and obesity) | Care coordination | Patient navigation | Referrals to community resources| Interpretation and transportation services.

Genesee CHAP is a program of the Greater Flint Health Coalition.

Genesee CHAP community partners include:

Akpinar's Children's Clinic | Evelyn Delrosario, M.D. | Genesee County Asthma Network | Genesee County Health Department | Genesee Health Plan | Genesee Health System | Genesee Intermediate School District | Genesys Family Health Center | George Zureikat, M.D. | Greater Flint Health Coalition | Hamilton Community Health Network | Hurley's Children's Clinic | McLaren Family Residency Clinic | McLaren Health Plan | Michigan Department of Health and Human Services | Molina Health Plan of Michigan | Mott Children's Health CenterNuzhat Ali, M.D. United Way of Genesee County (2-1-1 system)

 

Who is eligible?

All children living in Genesee County who are insured by Medicaid or have an elevated blood lead level (5mg/dL or greater) are eligible for Genesee CHAP services. Families may be referred to Genesee CHAP through participating pediatric practices and Medicaid health plans, 2-1-1 system, schools, other local partner organizations, or self-referrals.

 

Contact

Susan Schneberger, LMSW, ACSW, J.D.
(810) 953-2427

 

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Kent CHAP assists families in navigating the healthcare system and maintaining the health of their children. Kent CHAP provides case management services, connections to community resources, and addresses social determinants of health (SDoH). 

Kent CHAP can help with:
Assistance in finding a child’s medical and dental home | In-home asthma and COPD education | Help with free transportation to qualifying medical and dental home visits for CHAP eligible children | Home visits from Community Health Workers, Social Workers or Nurses to give extra help finding and navigating community resources and healthcare services | Links to counseling and other social work services

 

Who is eligible?

Kent CHAP is open to children from birth to age 17 who have Priority Health Medicaid, Molina Medicaid, or are uninsured.

 

Contact

(616) 726-8204
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Northwest Michigan CHAP helps families work with their medical home to connect them with the support needed to make sure their child is healthy. Northwest CHAP focused on behavioral health and oral health.

 

Who is eligible?

Children from birth to age 18 living in Charlevoix, Antrim, Emmet, or Otsego counties. Must be a Medicaid recipient and enrolled in participating CHAP practice or participating health plan.

 

Contact

Natalie Kasiborski
231-347-5144

 

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WCHAP is committed to improving the health of the children in Detroit and Wayne County by helping parents and their children get the most out of their relationship with their pediatrician or family physician. WCHAP provides health education to families and acts as a voice for issues concerning children's health. WCHAP has a multi-disciplinary team who work with doctors to refer families for a variety of reasons including well-child exams, lead screening, immunizations, and assisting parents with barriers to keeping their doctor appointments. Our services include support for preventative healthcare; asthma education which includes home visits; early hearing screening and Fit Kids 360, an 8 week healthy lifestyles program children 5-17 and their families, who are struggling with obesity.

 

WCHAP works with 8 health plans and many primary care physicians to help their members understand and recieve health care. They are integrated into a large multidisciplinary system in Detroit - Wayne County which is the largest county in the state of Michigan.

 

Who is eligible?

Children from ages birth to 17 who qualify for Medicaid health insurance.

 

Contact

Dr. Teresa Holtrop
(313) 863-2427
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