Covered California Application Assistance

Advice Help Support And Tips Signpost Showing Information And GuidanceNOTE: The Open Enrollment period for Covered California ends on February 15, 2015.  Remember, enrollment in the Medi-Cal program is offered year round.

The organizations below are available to provide in-person application assistance within Santa Clara County. Enrollment assistance is always free.  You should never pay for help filling out the Covered California health insurance application. Please contact these organizations prior to going to the location to verify in-person assistance hours and to ensure enrollment counselors are available.
Agencies and locations currently providing in-person application assistance for Covered California in Santa Clara County include:

Asian Americans for Community Involvement 2400 Moorpark Ave., Suite #300, San Jose, CA 95128; 408-975-2763; Languages served: Arabic, Cantonese, English, Mandarin, Tagalog, Vietnamese, French, Serbo Croatian

Community Health Partnership (CHP) 100 North Winchester Blvd., Suite 250, Santa Clara, 95050; 408-556-6605; Email:

Family and Children Services 2218 N. 1st St, San Jose, 95131 and 950 W. Julian St, San Jose, 95126; Contact Lisa Weisenreder:; 408-292-9353; Languages served: English, Spanish

Foothill Community Health Centers:

  • 1066 S. White Road, San Jose, 95127; 408-755-3904;; Call first for appt. Languages served: English, Spanish, Vietnamese
  •  2680 S. White Road, Suite 170, San Jose, 95148; 408-755-3904;; Call first for appt. Languages served: English, Spanish, Vietnamese

Indian Health Center of Santa Clara County 1333 Meridian Ave, San Jose, 95125; Monica Fuentes 408-445-3400 x347 and Steven Cordero 408-445-3400 x345.

International Children Assistance Network (ICAN) 532 Valley Way, Milpitas, 95035 and 570 Keyes St., San Jose, 95112; (408) 509-8788;;; Languages served: Vietnamese

Korean American Community Services 1800 Fruitdale Avenue, Suite B, San Jose, CA 95128; (408) 920-9733; Call for an appointment. Open Monday – Friday from 9am – 5pm; Languages served: Korean, English

NorCal Business and Tax Services – Linda Hyer, 16450 Monterey Rd, Ste A, Morgan Hill, 95037 (408) 776-0532; (call or email for an appointment).  Linda is available Monday – Friday by appt only.

North East Medical Services – 1870 Lundy Avenue San Jose, 95131.  Contact call center at 408-573-9686 to schedule an appointment.  Languages served: Cantonese, Mandarin, English, and Vietnamese.

O’Connor Hospital Health Benefits Resource Center 2105 Forest Ave, San Jose, 95128; (877) 904-4272; Call for an appointment.

Planned Parenthood Mar Monte:

  • San Jose Health Center – 1691 The Alameda, San Jose, 95126; 877-855-7526; Call for appt.
  • Blossom Hill Health Center – 5440 Thornwood Drive, Suite G, San Jose , 95123; 877-855-7526; Call for appt.
  • Mountain View Health Center – 225 San Antonio Road, Mountain View, 94040; 877-855-7526; Call for appt.
  • Mar Monte Community Clinic – 2470 Alvin Ave, Suite 60, San Jose, 95121; 877-855-7526. Call for appt.
  • Eastside Health Center – 3131 Alum Rock Avenue, San Jose, 95127; 877-855-7526. Call for appt.
  • Gilroy Health Center – 760 Renz Lane, Gilroy, 95020; 877-855-7526. Call for appt.

Santa Clara Valley Health & Hospital System 770 South Bascom Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128; (866) 967-4677; Languages served: Spanish, Vietnamese, English; Open Monday – Friday from 8am – 5pm

Santa Clara County Social Services Agency:

  • 1867 Senter Road, San Jose, 95112; 408-758-3800.
  • 650 S. Bascom Ave, San Jose, 95128
  • 379 Tomkins Court, Gilroy, 95020

School Health Clinics of Santa Clara County: Franklin McKinley Neighborhood Health Clinic (645 Wool Creek Drive, San Jose 95112); Contact Claudia Mendivil: (408) 284-2286;

Shia Association of Bay Area, Inc.  4415 Fortran court, San Jose, CA, 95134, (408) 946-5700, ; Languages served: English, Farsi, Arabic.

Silicon Valley Black Chamber of Commerce  25 N. 14th St., Suite 400, San Jose, CA, 95112; Languages served: English, Spanish; (408) 288-8806; Appointment preferred.

St. Louise Regional Hospital Health Benefits Resource Center 9400 No Name Uno, Gilroy, 95020; (408) 848-4948; Call for an appointment.

The Health Trust 1400 Parkmoor Ave, Suite 230, San Jose, 95126; 408-961-9893;; Appointment preferred. Languages served currently: English, Spanish, and Burmese. Eventually will have language capacity for Portuguese, Vietnamese, Cantonese, and Mandarin.

Unity Care Group 1400 Parkmoor Ave, Suite 115, San Jose, CA 95126; (408) 510-3480; Languages served: English, Spanish. Contact: Kotarah Thompson,

Vietnamese Voluntary Foundation (VIVO) 2296 Quimby Road, San Jose, CA  95122; (408) 532-7755; Languages served:  Vietnamese, English