Healthy Start Program


Healthy Start is a free health insurance program for pregnant uninsured low-income women, to help them give their babies a healthy start in life. The program offers early, complete prenatal care to pregnant women and their unborn children, two months of postpartum care, family planning services, and counseling and referrals. MassHealth is in charge of this program in Massachusetts.
Contact Information
MassHealth Enrollment Center, Central Processing Unit
P.O. Box 290794
Charlestown, MA 02129-0214
1-(800) 841-2900 (phone)
How to Apply:
Select one of the links below to download the application or go to the program site for more information on how to apply. Once you fill out your application, send it to the address on the application. Do NOT send it to RxResource.
Be pregnant Be a resident of Massachusetts Have little or no health insurance coverage for pregnancy Not be eligible for MassHealth (except MassHealth Limited) Meet the income guidelines. Family income must be no greater than 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines (FPG)
Other Information:
Your immigration status does not matter for this program. Undocumented noncitizens are welcome. You do not need a Social Security number.