On Jan.1st, the Utah Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) opened applications for the new State Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which expands CHIP eligibility benefits for children under 19 who are not US citizens. Lawful permanent residents in the US are generally able to receive Medicaid or CHIP benefits after a five-year waiting … Read more

The Washington State Department of Commerce (DOC) will distribute nearly $5 million for the construction of affordable housing units as residents have seen rents increase steadily in the state since 2017.     DOC announced that $5 million in Connecting Housing to Infrastructure Program (CHIP) grants will help expedite the construction of 1,102 affordable housing … Read more