Read Before Enrolling in HCBS Waiver & Program Services
Apply for Medi-Cal
You must apply for Medi-Cal in order to receive HCBS waiver and program services.
You may apply for Medi-Cal before or after requesting HCBS waiver and program services.
On your Medi-Cal application, you must indicate that you need long term care services and support.
For more information, please see Ways to Apply for Medi-Cal
Special Medi-Cal Eligibility Rules
If you are currently on a waiting list for HCBS waiver or program
services, special Medi-Cal eligibility rules may apply if you are
- Married or in a registered domestic partnership and
- Meet the medical requirement as verified by your doctor's verification form. (Translations can be found within ACWDL 18-17) :
More information about these special rules can be found on the Spousal Impoverishment flyer
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More questions? Please refer to your local county office