Do You Qualify for Medi-Cal Benefits?
To see if you qualify based on income, look at the chart below. Income numbers are based on your annual - or yearly - earnings.
||138% Poverty Level|
|Each Additional Person
You can also get Medi-Cal if you are:
65 or older
In a skilled nursing or intermediate care home
On refugee status for a limited time, depending how long you have been in the United States
A parent or caretaker relative or a child under 21 if:
The child's parent is deceased or doesn't live with the child, or
The child's parent is incapacitated, or
The child's parent is under employed or unemployed
If you are enrolled in one of the following programs, you can also get Medi-Cal:
- CalWorks (AFDC)
- Refugee Assistance
- Foster Care or Adoption Assistance Program
Contact your local County office for more information or apply on-line at Covered California.
Last modified on:
2/16/2016 3:43 PM