Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Dental Care

Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Dental Care

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Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) is a program designed by the State of Colorado to provide medical and dental coverage for uninsured Colorado children through age 18 whose families earn too much to qualify for Health First Colorado (Colorado's Medicaid Program) but cannot afford private insurance. Delta Dental of Colorado administers the CHP+ dental benefits portion of this program. CHP+ shares the commitment with Delta Dental of Colorado to improve the oral health of Colorado children by improving access to dental care.

Who is eligible?

  • Children age 18 and under who are enrolled in CHP+
  • Applicants with household income at or below 260% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)
  • Colorado Residents
  • Lawfully residing children
  • Applicants not eligible for Health First Colorado
  • Applicants who do not have other insurance

What services are available?

  • Diagnostic services such as annual exams and x-rays
  • Preventive services such as annual cleaning, fluoride, and sealants
  • Basic restorative services such as fillings and stainless steel crowns
  • Oral surgery services including some extractions
  • Endodontic services such as root canals

Your child may receive up to $1,000 of covered dental benefits each calendar year (benefit period) for the covered services listed above.

Where are services available?

CHP+ dental services are available exclusively through CHP+ Delta Dental participating providers throughout Colorado. If you are searching for a CHP+ Delta Dental Provider you can search the provider list.

If you have any questions about CHP+ Delta Dental Providers, call Delta Dental at 800-610-0201 or email

What does it cost?

As with all CHP+ benefits, higher income families may be required to pay a small fee when they receive services. If you have any questions about CHP+ dental benefits or Delta Dental, call Delta Dental at 800-610-0201. There are no fees for Diagnostic and Preventative Services.

How does an individual or family apply?

The CHP+ Dental Care benefit is available to all children enrolled in the CHP+ program. To apply for CHP+ you need to complete an application and provide some documentation so we can see if your children qualify. Applications are available on the PEAK website and at county departments of human/social services.

For more information about the CHP+ Dental Care Program contact:

Delta Dental
Call 1-800-610-0201 or email