This refers to Former COBRA Unmarried Child. Unmarried
dependent over age 26 who is allowed to continue health and/or dental coverage
after COBRA continuation coverage expires.
Children age 26 are no longer
eligible for the coverage under GBP. Your child is eligible for up to 36 months
of COBRA continuation coverage. If your child uses all 36 months of COBRA, and
he or she is not married when this time ends, your child may be eligible for
health and/or dental coverage indefinitely as a Former COBRA Unmarried
Coverage as a FCUC ends if the person:
- becomes eligible for other GBP coverage, for instance as an employee,
- stops making premium payments or requests the coverage be
One month before your child's COBRA expires, ERS sends
an Insurance Enrollment Application for Former COBRA Unmarried Children. To
enroll, complete the form and mail it to ERS.