Additional Benefits

WellCare is proud to go beyond the basics. Below is a list of extras we provide our members and their families. And they are all at no extra costs!

Note: Some benefits have eligibility requirements and limits.

Virtual Communities

Provides an online forum for members and providers to discuss local events, health topics, community resources, and other subjects

Expanded Hearing

Hearing aid


  • Rides to doctor for Medicaid Members
  • Rides to classes/events for Medicaid members


  • Electric breast pump
  • Stroller, playpen, car seat or diapers
  • Doula program
  • Baby showers

Youth Programs

  • Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts annual membership for members ages 5 through 18
  • 4H Club activities, for members ages 5-18
  • Sports physicals for members ages 6 through 18
  • Healthy Kids Club for members ages 4 through 11


  • Healthy Rewards program: $75 yearly value in rewards
  • Health and wellness coach
  • WW (formerly Weight Watchers)
    • A six-month program to support healthy lifestyles and improve outcomes.
      Available for members ages 13 and up when requirements are met. Join now.


  • $120 GED voucher
  • $300 reading scholarship for qualified members
  • 12 tutoring sessions


  • $129 yearly value for over-the-counter drugs per household (no prescription required)
  • Free cell phone - Includes 350 minutes of talk time, unlimited text messaging, and 4.5GB of data per month (member must qualify through SafeLink).

More no-cost benefits:


Unlimited visits for members who meet medical necessity prior authorization required (member must be at least 21 years of age)

Asthma Management

  • Carpet cleaning (based on diagnosis, two carpet cleanings per calendar year.)
  • HEPA filter vacuum cleaner (qualified members)
  • Hypoallergenic bedding (qualified members get a $100 allowance for a hypoallergenic mattress and pillow casings)
  • Peak flow meter (qualified members)

Caregiver Support

  • Influenza (flu) voucher
  • Pertussis Vaccine (whooping cough) voucher
  • Respite (Relief Camps)
  • Individual therapy sessions for caregivers

Routine Chiropractic Services

Unlimited visits for members ages 21 and over, prior authorization required


For male babies up to 6 months old

Diabetic Support

  • Diabetes camp for qualified members at authorized camps
  • Diabetic foot care for qualified members (includes nail clipping, corns and calluses)
  • Telecare Diabetic Management System, must be approved

Home Delivered Meals

10 meals for qualified members, must be approved


Confidential online behavioral therapy program

Parent Support and Training

A service for the parents or guardians of child members who are experiencing a serious emotional disturbance (SED)

Alternative Therapy

  • Art Therapy: 10 art therapy sessions per year for ABD members ages 3 and older, based on medical necessity
  • Equine Therapy: 10 horse-riding sessions per year for eligible members age 6 and over

Other Services Offered to Qualifying Members:

Good Measures Programs

The online programs below provide support to lose weight, better manage diabetes, and lower blood pressure.

Registered dietitians and certified diabetes care and education specialists deliver programs by phone and online, making it easy for patients to participate and stay engaged.

Healthy Weight Program: Personalized weight loss approach focuses on building healthy habits, establishing nutritious eating patterns, overcoming barriers to eating well, and getting more active.

Better Heart Health Program: Supports patients with improving heart health and lowering blood pressure through nutrition and lifestyle change. Includes a connected blood pressure cuff for self-monitoring.

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program: This program is designed for members who have been diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes. Diabetes educators help participants reach their goals and learn how food choices, activity, stress, and medication affect their blood sugar and how to better manage it.

For more information on the Good Measures programs, contact WellCare Member Services at 1-866-799-5318 (TTY 711) or sign up online at

YMCA Programs

Diabetes Prevention Program: This is a free online program for those who qualify. It is available to members who have been advised by their health care provider they are at risk for Type 2 diabetes. A trained YMCA Lifestyle Coach leads a supportive, small group to help you learn how healthy eating, physical activity and behavior changes can reduce your risk for diabetes and improve your health. A physician referral form is required.

Healthy Weight and Your Child: This a free online virtual program that focuses on healthy eating, physical activity and behavior change to empower children and families to live healthier and more active lifestyles. Evidence shows that child weight management programs are more effective when the whole family is involved and committed to adopting healthier habits. A physician referral form is required.

For questions about the YMCA wellness programs contact WellCare Member Services at 1-866-799-5318 (TTY 711).