Medicaid for the Aged, Blind or Disabled (MABD)

This information is for individuals applying for Medicaid based on being age 65 or older, blind, or disabled.

To apply for Medicaid if you are not age 65+, blind or disabled, go to the Vermont Health Connect website.

Who is eligible?

To be eligible for MABD Medicaid, you must:

  1. Be a Vermont resident;
  2. Meet one of the following criteria:
    • Aged - 65 years of age or over;
    • Blind; or
    • Disabled (as defined by the Social Security Administration); and
  3. Meet the financial criteria, including income guidelines and resource limits.

How do I apply?

  1. Complete the 202MED application.

    1. Complete the form by hand:
      Print a copy of the 202MED or call 1-800-250-8427 and ask that one be mailed to you. Fill it out completely. Don't forget to sign and date it!

  2. Mail your completed and signed application, along with copies of any required supporting documents, to:

Green Mountain Care
Application and Document Processing Center
280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-1500

Have questions? Need help applying?

If you have questions about your eligibility for MABD Medicaid or how to apply, please call 1-800-250-8427.  

What happens next?

Green Mountain Care will determine your eligibility. If you are found eligible, your eligibility will be reviewed at least once a year.

How do I apply for other health care programs?

You can learn about and apply for two other health care programs through Green Mountain Care:

  1. Long-Term Care Medicaid (Choices for Care); and
  2. Prescription Assistance.

For all other health care plans in Vermont contact Vermont Health Connect at 1-855-899-9600 or go to

Contact Information

Green Mountain Care
Health Access Member Services
Department of Vermont Health Access
280 State Dr.
Waterbury, VT 05671-1010
Phone: 1-800-250-8427
Relay services for the Deaf and hard of hearing: 711