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Find Answers

Knowing how to find and get the healthcare you need can be tough when you don’t have all the answers. If you are seeking a service or resource that is not available through the Polk HealthCare Plan, there are other indigent healthcare services available in addition to community partners that may meet your needs.

Frequently Asked Questions


You may be able to obtain free or low-cost dental services from one of the following community partners:

Transportation Assistance

We Care of Central Florida’s Project Ride to Health program assists Polk residents with free rides to healthcare-related purposes. For more information, contact We Care of Central Florida at (863) 999-3669 or visit them online:

Get a Ride

Nutrition and Healthy Living Resources

The UF IFAS/Extension Services in Polk Family and Consumer Sciences program offers nutrition and healthy living information, resources and classes. If you’d like to view scheduled classes on topics like ways to manage diabetes, eat healthy on a budget and make a spending plan to save money, check what’s going on In the Community or contact Family and Consumer Sciences at (863) 519-1072 upcoming classes.

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PHP Health plan handbook




Provider change request form

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