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Frequently Asked Questions Insurance

Which family members are NOT eligible for Federal Employees Health Benefits?

    • Grandchildren, unless foster child requirements (as defined in the Handbook) are met.
    • Parents
    • Siblings
    • In-laws

Which family members are eligible for Federal Employees Health Benefits?   

    • A spouse, including a valid common law marriage.
    • Children under age 26 (including adopted children, recognized natural children or stepchildren(including children of same-sex domestic partners in certain states); or foster children living with tribal employee in regular parent-child relationship>
    • Children age 26 or older incapable of self-support, if disabling condition began before age 26

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