State-Sponsored Programs for Minnesota

State-Sponsored Programs are programs created, sponsored, and/or funded (all or in part): by a state, county or local government, and provide: Medical care or financial assistance for medical care, health insurance, prescription assistance, medical supplies, medical equipment, disease screening, respite care or other medical assistance. The State-Sponsored Programs are listed in alphabetical order.

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Programs are listed in alphabetical order by program name.

22 State Programs in Minnesota

Program Name Program Provides
AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP) Prescription medications for low-income individuals with HIV/AIDS.
Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening - Sage Program Free breast and cervical cancer screening for eligible women.
Breast/Cervical Cancer Treatment Program (MA-BC) Treatment for breast and cervical cancer.
Child & Teen Checkups (C&TC) Program a/k/a EPSDT Early & periodic screening, diagnosis, and treatment program for children.
Children & Youth with Special Health Needs /CYSHN Access to medical & related care for children with special health care needs, birth to 21.
HIV/AIDS Dental Program Dental services for HIV positive individuals.
HIV/AIDS Insurance Program Financial assistance for insurance premiums to individuals who have HIV/AIDS.
HIV/AIDS Mental Health Services Pays for limited outpatient counseling.
iCanConnect - Minnesota Free communications technology for those with both hearing & vision loss (deaf-blind).
Infant and Toddler Intervention Early intervention services for infants & toddlers with developmental delays.
Medical Assistance - Families with children under 21 Health care coverage for children under age 19 of low-income families who are not on Medicaid. MN also includes children 19 & 20 and some low-income parents.
Medical Assistance - TEFRA for Children with disabilities (MA-TEFRA) Medical care to allow disabled children under age 19 to be cared for in their homes.
Medicare Savings Programs (MSP) (MN) Helps pay for certain Medicare Part A and B costs.
Minnesota Medical Assistance (MA) Health care coverage for eligible low-income residents.
Minnesota Senior Health Options (MSHO) Health care program for seniors that combines several programs into one health care package.
Minnesota Vaccines for Children Program (MN VFC) Free/low cost vaccines for children
MinnesotaCare Health insurance for Minnesota residents who don't have access to affordable insurance
Sage Scopes - Colorectal Cancer Screening Free colorectal cancer screening program
STAR Program Products, devices etc. that improve the quality of life of the disabled of all ages.
State Health Insurance Assistance Program a/k/a Senior LinkAge Line Free counseling and assistance on all aspects of Medicare.
Telephone Equipment Distribution Program (TED) Loans telecommunications devices to residents with hearing loss or speech impairment.
Women Infants & Children Program (WIC) Nutritional food, nutrition education, and other services for qualifying women and children at no charge.