How to Apply for Medi-Cal

You can apply for Medi-Cal benefits in the following ways:

1. Apply on-line

BenefitsCal is our website where you can:

  • begin the application process by completing an easy online application
  • submit electronic copies of verifications
  • find out if you might be eligible to CalFresh and/or Medi-Cal benefits

To begin your application on-line go to

Watch a video to learn how to apply on the BenefitsCal website on 

2. Apply online for Insurance Affordability Program including Medi-Cal and Subsidized Health Insurance:

3. Mail-In applications may be requested by calling:

  • Access at 866-262-9881
  • 2-1-1

Applications and/or verifications may be mailed to the following address:

County of San Diego
Health and Human Services Agency
P.O. Box 939044
San Diego, CA 92193-9005

4. In person applications may be obtained at any of the following facilities:

If you have any questions you may contact Access Call Center by: