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Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid health care program. This program pays for a variety of medical services for children and adults with limited income and resources. Medi-Cal is supported by Federal and state taxes. Medi-Cal is a large program made up of many separate programs designed to assist Californians in various family and medical situations.
General Program Requirements:
In order to qualify for this benefit program, you must be a resident of the State of California, a US national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income. You must also be either pregnant, blind, have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability, be responsible for children under 19 years of age, or be 65 years of age or older.
For more information, see the Program Contact Information below.
Program Contact Information:
To learn more about California Medi-Cal and how to apply, please visit:
Call or visit your local county social services office and ask for a Medi-Cal application.
You may also phone the California Department of Health Services to obtain information Medi-Cal:
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