Applications

How Do I Apply For PeachCare for Kids®?

Applying for PeachCare for Kids® is part of the overall Medical Assistance application process. When you apply, either online, by phone, by mail, or walking in to a DFCS or RSM Group office, there is one application for Medical Assistance. Based on your household composition, income, and other circumstances, we will determine the most beneficial coverage for your child(ren). Children who fall under the Medicaid income limits will be put on the appropriate type of Medicaid. Children who fall within the PeachCare for Kids® income limits will be put on Peachcare for Kids®. No separate application is needed.

You may apply the following ways:

  • Online at www.gateway.ga.gov. by selecting “Medical Assistance” when you come to the type of application you want to submit. You may also indicate other benefits for which you wish to apply.
  • By phone at 1-877-427-3224 or 1-877-423-4746 and follow the prompts.
  • Submit an application in person at a local DFCS Office or RSM Group office by requesting an application for Medical Assistance or by downloading, completing and printing an application found at the bottom of this page and submitting it in person.
  • You may also mail a completed and signed application to: 

RSM Group
426 West 12th Street
Alma, Georgia 31510 
 

For more information on how to access www.gateway.ga.gov, please watch the video below.