Medi-Cal

Eligibility

Eligibility for the state Medi-Cal Program is determined through the Department of Health & Human Services Social Services. Medi-Cal benefits are administered locally through Partnership HealthPlan of California. Medi-Cal serves low-income individuals and families.

Application

Applications are accepted in multiple ways. 

Click, call or come in to apply! Visit BenefitsCal.com and www.coveredca.com, call the Eureka Call Center at 1-877-410-8809 or come into one of our office locations. You can also mail in your application to 929 Koster St. in Eureka or fax a completed application to 707-269-3598.

  • Eureka 929 Koster St., Monday-Friday,  7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. 
  • McKinleyville 1615 Heartwood Drive, Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. 
  • Hoopa 535 Airport Road, Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. 
  • Fortuna 3306 Renner Drive, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. 
  • Garberville 727 Cedar St., Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday  9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m.

BenefitsCal.com is a new way to apply for, view and renew benefits for health coverage, food and cash assistance. 

You may choose to have a face-to-face interview, telephone interview, or you can complete the entire process by mail. You can request an application by calling 1-877-410-8809 at any time.

Medi-Cal applications are also accepted at all hospitals and numerous clinics throughout the county.