As a CareSource member, you get extra benefits at no cost to you.
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 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 about the vaccine lottery email ExtraBenefitsGeorgia@CareSource.com.
Good oral health is a key part of your overall health.
Georgia Families® children get some extra benefits outside of EPSDT requests. These include limited root canals on back molar teeth and permanent crown (caps) on those teeth. Children up to age 20 are eligible for braces for medically necessary “limited” cases. Adult members over age 21, get standard benefits that include dental extractions and limited exams, an expanded benefit of dental cleanings and routine exams, tobacco and substance use counseling, plus an allowance of $700 that can be used towards fillings, deep cleanings (gum care), partial, dentures and root canal treatment. We also offer some limited Planning for Healthy Babies® expanded dental benefits.
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.
KidsHealth is a trusted source of health info for the whole family. KidsHealth gives you easy-to-read articles, videos, interactive health tools, and doctor-reviewed advice on hundreds of health topics.
Take charge of your mental health and try our wellness tool called myStrength. It offers personalized support to help improve your mood, mind, body and spirit.
Rewards for Wellness
Getting the proper care when you are pregnant is not just good medicine, it’s rewarding, too! You and your baby through 15 months old can earn rewards through the Babies First program. Learn more about the Babies First program.
Your child ages 16 months through 17 years can earn rewards through the Kids First program. Rewards are based on each child’s health and wellness needs. Learn more about the Kids First Program.
Adults ages 18 and older can earn rewards through the MyHealth program! By completing a variety of preventive wellness activities, you can earn rewards that can be redeemed for gift cards to a variety of retailers. Learn more about the MyHealth Rewards program.
Amazon Prime® Membership
You earn a free Amazon Prime® membership when you complete wellness goals as a part of Care Management or CareSource JobConnectTM. Please call Member Services to sign up for Care Management or CareSource JobConnect first. We will work with you to set goals specific to your needs. When you reach these goals, you will earn up to a full year membership of Amazon Prime.
You can get a free smartphone, including unlimited minutes and text, and 15 GB of data! Sign up at www.GALifeline.com. You can find out more about Lifeline by clicking here. (link to GA-MED-M-953471)
CareSource rewards your child when they go to the dentist. They’ll 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 includes a free toothbrush, toothpaste, floss, brushing chart, and stickers. Simply fill out the form to get your SmilePack today!
Kids need a place to play and find support. CareSource partners with groups across the state.
- YMCA® – Get a free family membership with participating YMCAs when you have 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) to a local Boys and Girls Club.
- Girl Scouts® – CareSource will pay the annual membership free and give a uniform voucher for kids and adults.
To sign up for these memberships, go to your local club or sign up online with 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 about 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.
CareSource Life Services®
CareSource Life Services offers services and support that can pave the way from where you are to where you want to be. CareSource Life Services also offers CareSource JobConnect™ which helps you get new skills, links you with local services, and helps you find a job. Learn more about CareSource Life Services.
Easy Access to Care
Sometimes you need medical care, but you can’t see your primary care provider (PCP). CareSource makes it easy to get care for common health needs. For information about all of the options available to you, 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.
Convenience Care Clinics and Urgent Care Centers
Need care quick or after hours? The CareSource network includes urgent care centers and retail health clinics inside drug and grocery stores to help you get care when and where you need it. These clinics often have evening and weekend hours and allow walk-ins. You can find these clinics through Find a Doctor/Provider.
Telehealth is convenient option for care. Instead of going into an office for your appointment, you can use your phone or computer to see and talk to your PCP or other health care provider from wherever you are. There is no cost to you and telehealth removes the stress of needing transportation services. Learn more about telehealth.
If you need transportation, 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. Learn more about transportation.
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.
Learn more about care management.
Get over-the-counter items for allergy relief, vitamins, Tylenol® and more free with a prescription. Get free pregnancy tests through a pharmacist.
Your financial health impacts your well-being. Express Banking is a bank account from Fifth Third Bank with no monthly service charge, no minimum balance, no overdraft fees and a debit card for purchases. Visit 53.com/CareSource to learn more.
CareSource has partnered with Raindrop, a text-based application that texts your EBT or cash balance straight to your phone. Sign up to get started!
My CareSource® Member Portal
My CareSource is a secure account where you can find out about your benefits, see plan 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. The CareSource mobile app 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.