Transitional Medicaid

AB 1849 - Request for Signature

Letter to Governor Brown requesting signature on AB 1849, a bill intended to reduce barriers to foster youth receiving uninterrupted Medi-Cal services as they exit care. YLC co-sponsored this bill. MORE

Former Foster Care Enrolled in Medi-cal

Charts showing numbers of former foster youth enrolled in Medi-cal. MORE

AB 1849: Fact Sheet

Fact sheet on AB 1849 (Gipson): Medi-Cal for Emancipating Foster Youth MORE

Foster Care SSI Support Letter

Letter of support to SSA regarding extension of window for foster youth to apply for SSI benefits when transitioning out of foster care MORE

Advocates letter to CDHSC re former foster youth and IAP 24 Month Roadmap

Letter from children's advocacy coalition to CDHCS regarding problems enrolling former foster youth in Medi-Cal through the single Streamlined Application on-line portal and urging programming changes... MORE

DHCS Flyer re Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth

Flyer from DHCS on Medi-Cal for former foster youth ---who qualifies and how to sign up, MORE

Medi-cal Coverage Until 26: Health Care for Former Foster Youth

Fact Sheet on Medi-Cal Coverage for former foster youth, including who qualifies, how to sign up and what does it cover. MORE

ACWDL 14-41 - Enrollment in the Former Foster Care Children's (FFCC) Program for Mandatory Coverage Group and Optional Coverage Group County Process for Medi-Cal Applicants

The purpose of this All County Welfare Directors Letter (AWCDL) is to provide County Department of Social Services (Counties) with guidance on the handling of the former foster care youth in the Manda... MORE

Legal Rights of Teens in Out of Home Care (2014)

This booklet, based on California law, covers some of the concerns of a youth in out-of-home care, including types of placements, guardianship, independent living, role of the courts, visitation, conf... MORE

Children Now Flyer re: Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (San Bernardino County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth in San Bernardino County (do I quality, how to sign up, what is covered) MORE

Children Now Flyer re Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth In Imperial County

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth in Imperial County (what is covered; how to sign up) MORE

Fact Sheet: Medi-Cal Eligibility for Former Foster Youth Under the Affordable Care Act

Fact sheet on who is eligible for Medi-Cal eligibility under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA recognizes that young adults may have difficulty obtaining affordable, comprehensive health care co... MORE

Legal Referral List - Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth: Health Advocates

Referral list of programs that provide legal assistance for people having trouble getting Medi-Cal or other health care services. MORE

Children Now floyer re: Medi-cal for Former Foster Youth (Fresno County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth (Fresno County) MORE

Children Now Flyer re: Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (Alameda County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth (Alameda County) MORE

Children Now Flyer re: Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (Solano County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth (Solano County) MORE

Children Now Flyer re: Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (Santa Clara County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth (Santa Clara County) MORE

Children Now Flyer on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (Los Angeles County)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth (how to sign up in Los Angeles County) MORE

Children Now Fact Sheet on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth

Fact sheet on Medi-Cal for former foster youth MORE

Children Now Flyer re Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (California)

Flyer on Medi-Cal for former foster youth MORE

CWDA Former Foster Care Children Desk Aid

Information of FFCC eligiblity requirements, including outreach form and aplication MORE

Medi-Cal Application for Former Foster Youth

Application and Statement of Facts for an Individual who is Over 18 and Under 26 and Who was in Foster Care Placement on His or Her 18th Birthday MORE

DHCS Medi-Cal Eligibility Division Informational Letter

Treatment of Former Foster Care Children's Program MORE

DHCS Responses to Advocates' Questions

In a question and answer format, the California Department of Health Care Services Medi-Cal Eligibility Division answers advocates questions regarding the Affordable Care Act and Former Foster Youth. MORE

California Affordable Care Act Amendment re Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth

Section 14005.28 of the California Welfare and Institutions Code. This section shall become operative January 1, 2014. MORE

Webinar on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (video)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v1udL2WovV4&feature=youtu.be – Webinar on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (video) MORE

Webinar on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth (powerpoint)

http://www.childrennow.org/uploads/documents/Medi-Cal-Coverage-FFY.pdf – Webinar (powerpoint) on Medi-Cal for Former Foster Youth MORE