How to Join

In North Carolina, you get to choose one of the many health plans for your Medicaid benefits. WellCare is just one of the several health plans to choose from.
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Ready to enroll?
Learn more about applying for Medicaid Managed Care in North Carolina.

For Help Choosing a Plan

An independent team of enrollment specialists can give you more information about the health plans available to you. Call an enrollment specialist at 1-833-870-5500 (TTY 1-833-870-5588) or visit

Applying for NC Medicaid

There are many options to apply. You can apply for NC Medicaid online, by mail or in person at your local Department of Social Services (DSS):


Contact your local DSS if you cannot apply in one of these ways.

Ready to Enroll?

Wherever your path leads you in life, count on WellCare to help you get the best Medicaid coverage.