Medi-Cal How to Apply
All sites are temporarily closed to the public, due to the COVID-19 health emergency.
However, you can still apply online, by phone at 888-472-4463, by mail, or through our drop-off service.
Below is a link to some Frequently Asked Questions on Medi-Cal and other benefits during the coronavirus pandemic.
When you apply for Medi-Cal and other health insurance programs offered through Covered California, you will be asked for information about your residency, identity, citizenship, Social Security number, income, and any other health care coverage you may have. The chart below includes income eligibility information for most health insurance programs as well as CalFresh.
Monthly Gross Income Limit Chart
|Family Size||Monthly Gross Income Limit|
|These figures are current through December 31, 2020|
How to Apply for Medi-Cal
First use this easy online tool to check your eligibility
There are several ways to apply for Medi-Cal benefits:
Online – Fill out an application online
Drop-off, fax or mail -download an application in English or Spanish or call a Community Service Center to request a paper application, which includes a return postage-paid envelope. Complete the applications and either:
Drop it off at a Community Service Center, or
Fax it to (805) 658-4530, or
Mail the completed form to:
County of Ventura
Human Services Agency L#5290
855 Partridge Drive
Ventura, CA 93003-9565
By phone call (888) 472-4463 TTY (800) 735-2922 or 711 to apply over the phone
In person – visit a Community Service Center near you.
Healthcare application information cannot be used for civil immigration enforcement. Read this letter for more information.