Adult Medicaid

Adult Medicaid and Long Term Medicaid Programs

Adult Medicaid is health insurance for low-income individuals, seniors, and people with disabilities. Eligibility is based on your family's monthly income and resources that are owned. To receive Medicaid for disability or blindness, you must be evaluated by a doctor. Adult Medicaid covers individuals living at home in a Private Living Arrangement (PLA) or individuals in Long Term Care (LTC) living arrangements. The Medicare Savings Program is limited assistance Adult Medicaid program for individuals enrolled in Medicare Part A and/or Part B. The Medicare Savings Program can help pay for Medicare premiums, coinsurance, and deductibles.

Applying for Adult Medicaid & Long Term Care Programs:

  • Apply online at NC ePass.
  • Apply at Carteret County DSS at 210 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC 28516. Applications are taken between 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, except holidays.
  • Mail-in Application to Carteret County DSS at 210 Craven Street, Beaufort, NC 28516. Applications can be downloaded here.
  • Request that an application be mailed to you by calling (252) 728-3181