Health Care Access Resources

Cover the Kids is the absolute best resource in Sacramento County when it comes to helping children access Health Care services. Please call them at 1-866-850-4321, or go to their website to learn more.

The link below will take you directly to the Department of Health Care Services website. This website has information on who qualifies for Medi-Cal as well as a printable Medi-Cal application and the address where you can mail your completed application.

If your child needs emergency medical care, you reside in Sacramento County, and you do not have Medi-Cal, your child may qualify for medical assessment through Child Health and Disability Prevention Program (CHDP) through Sacramento County. For more information, please call the Department of Health and Human Services at (916) 875-7151.

Health Rights Hotline

The Health Rights Hotline (HRH) is administered by the Legal Services of Northern California and provides free assistance and information about consumer rights in health care.

Areas served:

El Dorado, Placerville, Sacramento and Yolo Counties.

Contact Information:


519 12th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814