State of California
California Healthy Families Medi-Cal
Prescription Medication Assistance Organization Contact
Healthy Families/Medi-Cal for Children & Pregnant Women
PO Box 138005
Sacramento, CA 95813-8010
Phone: (800) 880-5305
Medications sent to: Patientís Doctor
Program Information And Resources:
Program Eligibility Requirements:
Healthy Families is for children 18 years old and younger who live in California. Families can qualify if: the family income is within the Federal Income Guidelines, (The guidelines are based on the size of the family and the ages of children in the family), the children do not qualify for no-cost Medi-Cal, they have not been covered by insurance from an employer, for at least three months. (There are some exceptions to this rule), and the children meet citizenship/immigration rules.
Parents, legal guardians, stepparents, foster parents or caretaker relatives can apply for children living in their home.
Minors can apply for themselves or their children if they meet the requirements.
Please see the following link for income requirements: http://www.healthyfamilies.ca.gov/English/about_join_income.html
The Healthy Families Program offers low cost insurance for children and teens up to age 19. It provides health, dental and vision coverage to children who meet the program rules and do not qualify for free Medi-Cal.
Send questions by email to: . Be sure to include your name and phone number.
Link: Prescription Medication Program Website