Who Qualifies for hawk-i?


Below are some of the eligibility requirements to determine if your child qualifies for the hawk-i program:

  • A resident of the state of Iowa
  • Under 19 years of age
  • Have no other health insurance
  • A citizen of the United States or a qualified alien
  • Be in a family that meets the hawk-i income limits (Check your family's income in the  hawk-i income limits table to see if your children qualify for hawk-i)
  • Not a dependent of a State of Iowa employee
  • Not currently covered under the Medicaid program

Note: If you are a Native American or Alaska Native, please read additional information in the American Indian and Alaska Native Program web page.

Fill out an application, or call hawk-i, if you think your children may qualify. 


hawk-i Customer Service (Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
1-800-257-8563 (Toll Free) 

hawk-i@dhs.state.ia.us
515-457-7701 (Fax)
 
For telephone accessibility assistance if you are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or have difficulty speaking, call Relay Iowa TTY at 1-800-735-2942.
 
Llame al 1-800-735-2942, a Relay Iowa TTY (teléfono de texto para personas con problemas de audición, del habla y ceguera) si necesita asistencia telefónicamente.