As a CareSource member, you get extra benefits. These are for Georgia Families®, Georgia Pathways to CoverageTM, or PeachCare for Kids, unless otherwise stated.
Health and Wellness
COVID-19 Vaccine Lottery
Get your COVID-19 vaccine for a chance to win $500!
To win, you must meet these eligibility rules:
- Be a Georgia Families, Georgia Pathways, or PeachCare for Kids member (Planning 4 Healthy Babies’ members are not eligible.)
- Gotten at least one vaccine dose from Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech, or Johnson & Johnson.
- Gotten at least one vaccine from a CareSource network provider.
To learn more, email ExtraBenefitsGeorgia@CareSource.com.
Good oral health is a key part of your overall health.
CareSource offers children extra benefits outside of EPSDT. These are limited root canals on back molar teeth and permanent crown (caps). Children up to age 20 are eligible for braces for medically necessary “limited” cases.
Your child can get a CareSource SmilePack when they go to the dentist within 90 days of signing up for CareSource or going their first time. Each child can get one SmilePack in their lifetime. A SmilePack is a battery-powered toothbrush, timer, toothpaste, and floss.
Adult members over age 21, get standard benefits. These include dental extractions and limited exams, an extra benefit of dental cleanings and routine exams, tobacco and substance use counseling. Adults also have an allowance of $700. This can be used for fillings, deep cleanings (gum care), partial, dentures and root canals.
Caring for your eyes can lead to a better quality of life. Your eyesight impacts your performance at work, school and home. A yearly eye exam and $75 towards glasses or contacts are covered by CareSource.
Get over-the-counter items for allergy relief, pain relief, and vitamins at no cost to you. You will need a prescription from your provider.
Mom and Baby
Virtual 1:1 consultations with nurses, dietitians, doulas, and lactation specialists. They will meet with you when you are pregnant and after you have the baby. Meetings can be evenings. There are also group classes. These classes will prepare you for birth, breastfeeding, and baby care. Visit georgiamamacare.com.
You can receive a breast pump at no cost to you! Call one of the numbers below:
New Baby Welcome Gift
To welcome your new baby, CareSource will send you a gift of baby items. You will be sent this if you are part of Care Management and have gone to prenatal and postpartum visits.
Kids need a place to play and find support. CareSource partners with groups across the state. To join these programs, all members must complete their wellness and dental visit yearly.
- YMCA® – Get a free family membership with participating YMCAs. There needs to be at least one CareSource member in your household.
- Boys & Girls Club – CareSource will pay the annual membership fee (up to $100 for members ages 6 to 18).
- Girl Scouts® – CareSource will pay the annual membership fee and give a uniform voucher for kids and adults. The child must complete their wellness and dental visit.
To sign up for these memberships, go to your local club or on their websites. You will need your CareSource ID. You will also need the member’s first and last name and date of birth. Some memberships have even more discounts. Ask what is included when you sign up. These offers may not be available in all parts of Georgia. Some may be based on eligibility. Please call 1-844-607-2828 to learn more.
Care management helps you learn about your health and how to better manage your specific health conditions. Being part of care management also means you can get:
- A free blood pressure monitor for members with a high blood pressure diagnosis who are enrolled in care management.
- A free full bedding set for kids with an asthma diagnosis enrolled in care management.
CareSource Life Services®
CareSource Life Services offers services and support for your life goals. This will help you get from where you are to where you want to be. We offer CareSource JobConnect™ This program helps you get new skills, links you with local services, and helps you find a job. Learn more.
You can get a free smartphone, with unlimited minutes and text, and 15 GB of data! Sign up at www.GALifeline.com.
CareSource Care Days
Look for invites to our CareSource Care Days for well checks and health events. You could earn a gift card.
Rewards for Wellness
Getting the proper care when you are pregnant is not just good medicine, it’s rewarding, too! As an expectant or new mom, you and your baby up to age 15 months can be in the Babies First program and earn up to $265. Learn more. This reward is not part of Georgia Pathways.
Your child ages 15 months through 17 years can earn rewards through the Kids First program. Rewards are based on each child’s health and wellness needs. Your child can earn up to $185. Learn more. This reward is not part of Georgia Pathways
Adults ages 18 and older can earn up to $240 in the MyHealth program. By completing a wellness activities, you can earn rewards. They can be redeemed for gift cards to many retailers like Old Navy®, TJ Maxx®, and Sephora®. Learn more.
Easy Access to Care
Sometimes you need medical care, but don’t know the best place to go. CareSource make it easy to get care for common health needs. See where to get care.
CareSource24® Nurse Advice Line
Call CareSource24, our Nurse Advice Line to speak with a registered nurse 24/7/365. The number is on your member ID card.
Telehealth is convenient option for care. Instead of going into an office for your visit, you can use your phone or computer. There is no cost to you. Learn more.
You can get free rides to and from your health care visits. We also offer free rides to food pantries, grocery stores for curbside pickup, or other food distribution sites. Website: This does not apply to Georgia Pathways Members. Learn more.
My CareSource® Member Portal
My CareSource is a secure account where you can find out about your benefits. You can also see records and make changes to your care. My CareSource accounts can be linked to manage health care for families.
CareSource Mobile App
Manage your CareSource plan on the go with the CareSource mobile app. The app lets you access your secure My CareSource account from your mobile device. It is available for both iPhone and Android systems. Get it free through the App Store® or Google Play®.
Member Services: 1-855-202-0729 (TTY: 1-800-255-0056 or 711), Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.