New Way to Determine Eligibility
DHS, EOHHS, and HealthSource RI worked together to design Rhode Island’s new, state-of-the-art eligibility system. This web-based system determines eligibility for Medicaid, Human Services Programs, and other forms of affordable healthcare coverage using a single, streamlined application.
Self Service Screening functionality provides the general public with the ability to determine potential eligibility for the following public assistance programs (including cash assistance for RI Works, General Public Assistance, and Refugee):
Choose to connect to any one of the program links below for information on the application process and guidelines for eligibility determination:
Elders and Adults with Disabilities (EAD) - including the Sherlock Plan
General Public Assistance (GPA) - including Burial Services
Apply to see if you qualify for our programs through HealthyRhode RI.
The DHS Rights and Responsibilities constitutes the rights afforded to anyone who may be applying for DHS benefits and the obligation of the applicant to supply true and accurate information for the department to implement the eligibility process.