At HUSKY Health, we know that if you are struggling with your basic needs, for example putting food on the table or staying warm in the winter, going to the doctor may not be your priority. HUSKY Health is here to help. We provide links to Community Resources and have Community Health Workers (CHWs) who will work with you to help get you the services you need.
CHWs are specially trained to help people struggling with basic needs and using the health care system. CHWs come from neighborhoods like yours and have similar cultures, so they can relate to you and your challenges. They know how things work in the real world and take the time to listen to your needs.
Because our CHWs get to know you as a person, they can help you get the services that are right for you. When our CHWs work with you, they will:
To get in touch with a CHW, call us at 1.800.859.9889 and dial extension 2023, Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
This portion of the HUSKY Health website is managed by Community Health Network of Connecticut, Inc., the State of Connecticut’s Medical Administrative Services Organization for the HUSKY Health Program. For the general HUSKY website gateway, please visit www.ct.gov/husky. HUSKY Health includes Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and is administered by the Connecticut Department of Social Services.
To update your information, please select your HUSKY Health Program type. Once you select your program, you will need to log in to access and review your personal information.
To see whether you belong to HUSKY A, B, C, D, or LB simply look at your HUSKY ID Card. The big, bold letter is your HUSKY program.