Q) How do I apply for Medicaid for health insurance in Kankakee County?
A) Please call (or best visit) your nearest Kankakee County Medicaid/Social Service office and fill out the application in order to apply for benefits for which you qualify. You may qualify for Medicaid if you do not have health insurance, Food stamp and possibly cash assistance to help with bills. You need to apply to determine your eligible benefits. For some states you can also apply online. Please call and speak with your Medicaid counselor for assistance.