Health Care Programs

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MNSure is a health insurance marketplace where Minnesotans can compare and choose coverage from multiple insurance companies and see if they qualify for low-cost or free health plans. MNSure is one of the ways to apply for Medical Assistance and other types of health care coverage.

  • Families with children
  • Adults that are under 65

For information or to apply for MNsure, please visit the or call the MNsure Contact Center toll-free at (855) 366-7873.

***There are also paper MNSure Applications to be printed or available at the Carver County Government Center Human Services Building, 602 E. 4th Street, Chaska.***


If you meet any of the following you will want to complete a Health Care Application for Certain Populations (PDF):

  • Age 65 or older
  • Only requesting help with Medicare costs
  • Child is in Foster Care
  • Single adult who receives SSI income
  • Applying for Medical Assistance for Employed Person with Disabilities - MA-EPD


If you meet any of the following criteria then you will want to complete an Application for Payment of Long-Term Care Services (PDF):

  • Live in or may need to move into a nursing home
  • A person with a disability or age 65 or older, and would like services to help you stay in your home.