Medi-Cal How to Apply


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.


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.

Contact Human Services Agency
Human Services Agency
855 Partridge Drive, Ventura, CA 93003