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can you be married and still receive medicaid and wic for your baby?

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king0913

Asked by king0913 at 5:37 PM on Sep. 23, 2010 in General Parenting

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  • wic yes,medicaid I'm not sure
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 5:38 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Short answer. Yes to both. Not sure if you will qualify. Depends on income in any case. It has nothing to do w/ marital status.
    lisa89j

    Answer by lisa89j at 5:39 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • nope most couples make to much money we could not even get wick made 300 to much
    sashasmom159

    Answer by sashasmom159 at 5:40 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes, they both go by your combined income and medicaid also goes by certain bills.
    BUTTERCUP777

    Answer by BUTTERCUP777 at 5:40 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • I never needed medicaid but I have WIC for DD and I am married...Of course this is our last month of it... then we will be above the income limit. lol. I bless and curse DH new position. :0)
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 5:40 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes to both. It will be based on everyone's income in the household.
    itsallabtthem84

    Answer by itsallabtthem84 at 5:41 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes, to both. Its about income, not marital status. If your household brings in under so much (it depends on the size of the household), you're eligible for services.
    bandgeek521

    Answer by bandgeek521 at 5:42 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes, depending on your income, it has nothing to do with your marital status
    Liz132

    Answer by Liz132 at 5:42 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • You still have to meet the income requirements with both incomes, but yes you can still recieve the benefits if you qualify.
    rhianna1708

    Answer by rhianna1708 at 5:45 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

  • Yes.
    ObbyDobbie

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 5:54 PM on Sep. 23, 2010

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