Affinity by Molina Healthcare Child Health Plus (CHPlus) Eligibility

To be eligible for Child Health Plus offered through Affinity, children must:

  • be under 19 years old
  • live in New York City, or in Nassau, Orange, Rockland, Suffolk or Westchester counties
  • ·not have Medicaid or Medicare
  • ·not have any other health insurance
  • ·not have access to the New York State Health Insurance Program (NYSHIP)

To learn more about applying for health insurance, including Medicaid, Child Health Plus, Essential Plan, and Qualified Health Plans through NY State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, visit or call 855.355.5777

Need health insurance or know someone who does? Find out if you qualify via a live Zoom session.

Click here to start a Zoom meeting with an Affinity representative who can tell you if you qualify for free or low-cost health coverage.

Virtual office hours are Monday to Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Once connected, you may experience a short wait depending on the number of people ahead of you.

If you don’t have the Zoom app, visit to download it now. Or you can join without downloading the app by clicking on “Join from your browser” to immediately enter the virtual “waiting room”. 

To apply for coverage over the phone, or if you are an existing member looking to renew your coverage, call 866.694.9815 (TTY 711). You may also call the NY State of Health at 855.355.5777 or visit

For any other questions, call our Customer Service line at 866.247.5678 (TTY 711) Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Calls may be monitored for quality assurance.