Health Insurance Information & Referrals

We provide free assistance with applications and enrollment with Medi-Cal and Covered California and provide referral services to all, including the Spanish speaking community of Berkeley.

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SERVICES   El Centro

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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
(510) 981-5321

Medi-Cal Enrollment (Appointment only)
(510) 981-5321

2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. 9:00 - 11:00 am (except holidays)

Covered California & Medi-Cal Assistance (Appointment or Drop-in for Enrollment)
(510) 981-3236 - Lifelong Patient Services

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

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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830University830 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94710

(510) 981-5370 (Phone)  
(510) 981-5385 (Fax)  
(510) 981-6903 (TDD)