Health Insurance Information & Referrals
We provide free assistance with Medi-Cal and Covered California applications and enrollment and provide referral services to all, including the Spanish speaking community of Berkeley.
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Services | Service Hours | Who is this program for? | Location | Contact Us | Additional Information
- We assist individuals and families with Medi-Cal/Healthy Families or Kaiser’s Child Health Plan applications.
- We process “Sensitive Services” Medi-Cal applications. This type of Medi-Cal is for anyone under 21 years of age who has a need for family planning, pregnancy-related or STI-related care.
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Important Information About the Healthy Families Program Transition to Medi-Cal
The Healthy Families Program is low cost insurance for children and teens. It provides health, dental and vision coverage to children who do not have insurance and do not qualify for free Medi-Cal.
Healthy Families Program
Healthy Families Program Transition to Medi-Cal
What Families Should Know About Changes to the Healthy Families Program
Medi-Cal Information (Drop-in)
Drop in to pick up an application and to get general information.
||9:00 - 11:00 am
||1:00 - 4:00 pm
Medi-Cal Enrollment (Appointment only)
|2nd and 4th Mondays
||9:00 - 11:00 am
Covered California & Medi-Cal Assistance (Appointment or Drop-in for Enrollment)
||10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Covered California Enrollment Application Assistance
Enroll in the plan of your choice over the phone through Covered Calfornia at 1-888-975-1142 or online at www.coveredca.com.
Certified Enrollment Counselors can assist community members who have questions about the enrollment application or need help with the process. Contact: LifeLong Medical Care at (510) 981-4100
Who is the program for? Residents of Berkeley and Alameda County
Cost for Services: No Charge
Languages Spoken: Spanish and English
Additional Information and Resources
Services offered at the Ann Chandler Public Health Center
Consumer Health Websites
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830 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 981-5370 (Phone)
(510) 981-5385 (Fax)
(510) 981-6903 (TDD)