Children's Health Insurance - E-News from Rhode Island KIDS COUNT
July 28, 2010
New RIte Care Outreach Materials 
RIte Care Flyer Available in Multiple Languages
RIte Care Flyer
Rhode Island KIDS COUNT's RIte Care flyer is now available in 10 languages. Download an order form to request free copies of the flyers in English, Arabic, Chinese Simplified, French, Khmer, Laotian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swahili or Vietnamese.

New Customizable RIte Care Flyer
Custom RIte Care FlyerRhode Island KIDS COUNT also has a new informational flyer about RIte Care, RIte Care Health Insurance is Available for Children. The flyer is double-sided (English and Spanish) and provides brief descriptions of who is eligible for RIte Care and the role of Family Resource Counselors (FRCs) in helping families to apply.
Two versions are available - one that includes contact information for the Rhode Island Health Center Association (for FRCs) and the DHS InfoLine and one that can be customized to include contact information for your organization, along with the DHS Info Line. These flyers also can be ordered using our Order Form.
2010 Legislative Wrap-Up
RI State House
Read Rhode Island KIDS COUNT's newly released 2010 Legislative Wrap-Up. The Wrap-Up highlights legislative victories for children and details selected laws and budget appropriations affecting children in the areas of health, economic well-being, safety, child care and early childhood education, and K-12 education.
New Health Care Website Connects Consumers to Coverage
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has launched a new on-line tool designed to connect consumers with quality, affordable health insurance coverage. is the first centralized database of health coverage options, combining information about public programs, such as RIte Care and the new Pre-Existing Conditions Insurance Plan, along with information from more than 1,000 private insurance plans. also will be a major source of information about the Affordable Care Act (federal health reform) as it continues to be implemented. Check it out!
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starNew RIte Care Outreach Materials
star2010 Legislative Wrap-Up
starNew Health Care Website Connects Consumers to Coverage
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