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Children’s Special Health Care Services program eligibility expanded to age 26

Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) is a program within the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services. It is for children and some adults with special health care needs and their families.

Children’s Special Health Care Services is pleased to share that eligibility for the program has been expanded to age 26. The program is in the process of operationalizing this expansion, and we understand this may prompt many questions. The information provided below is an effort to help address some of the frequently asked questions.

CSHCS Expanding Eligibility to Age 26 Frequently Asked Questions

If you have additional questions regarding the eligibility expansion to age 26, please contact Dawn Adkins at If you have general questions about Children’s Special Health Care Services, please reach out to our Family Phone line at 1-800-359-3722.