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Cash for City of Flint Pregnant

Moms and Babies

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A Prescription for Health, Hope, and Opportunity

No-strings-attached love.

Rx Kids is the first-ever citywide cash prescription program for pregnant moms and babies. Rx Kids provides all pregnant moms in the city of Flint with no-strings-attached cash of $1,500 during pregnancy and $500 each month throughout a baby’s first year.

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City of Flint Residents Can Sign Up Today!

Rx Kids empowers parents with the freedom to make the decisions that best fit their families’ needs.


Signing Up is

as Easy as 1, 2, 3!

To qualify for Rx Kids benefits you must be a city of Flint resident.

Make sure you’re ready by following these three steps to participate. Residents of surrounding townships including Flint township and other parts of Genesee County are not eligible.

Gather Your Documentation

You will need to verify your identity, city of Flint residency, and pregnancy (at least 20 weeks) or guardianship.

Sometimes it’s difficult to determine if you live in the city of Flint. See FAQ’s for details.

Apply Online

If you are pregnant or have a baby born in 2024 or later and live in the city of Flint, you can apply.

Await Verification and Receive Your Cash Prescriptions

After verification, you will receive a message letting you know when to expect your first payment. Payments begin at the point of enrollment.


Share in Our Story

Rx Kids is about changing the stories of city of Flint kids.

We want you to be a part of the story of lives impacted and communities improved. Learn more about our community or share your experiences on our social media channels, using the hashtag #FlintRxKids.


How Public Art Helps to Tell the Rx Kids Story
Published by Rx Kids, July 17, 2024
Kindness, love, hope, and the joy of childhood are themes in all six Rx Kids murals created by Flint Public Art Project artists around Flint since the spring of 2024.

City of Flint Celebrates $2 Million in Cash Prescribed Milestone
Published by City of Flint, July 11, 2024
Rx Kids and the city of Flint announced an important milestone this week — over $2 million in cash has been prescribed to Flint families since the program launched in January!

Cash Program for Moms and Babies Expected to Expand Across Michigan
Published by Bridge Michigan, July 6, 2024
A program on a mission to eliminate deep infant poverty by giving cash payments to pregnant moms and babies in Flint is expected to expand to cities across Michigan.


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Love and Support

Join the commitment to create a better tomorrow for kids.