Health Insurance

Healthy Families! (888) 747-1222 or (800) 880-5305. Low-cost medical and dental insurance for children/families through the state Health Department. More info at

Medi-Cal (California Medicaid Provider). Medi-Cal services heath care for low-income residents. Application can be a complicated process but the benefits are worth it. Start with info at

Marin Children’s Health Initiative. A Marin community collaborative project to assist families to insure children through one of a variety of free and low-cost health insurance programs. Program staff can be reached at (415) 473-3434.

Kaiser Children's Health Plan is a low-cost Kaiser insurance for uninsured children ($15 month). Call (800) 464-4000. For more info and forms, log on to

Assurant Health of California offers Student Select as an affordable health policy for students under age 29. Brochures available in the Student Services Office. Updated premiums for this area have been reduced by 45%! Call (800) 494-8463 or log on to

Blue Cross of California offers affordable healthcare through PlanScape and an inexpensive HMO program. General information and current rates also available through

American College Student Association features a low-cost Student Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan. This organization also offers a special plan for International Students and short-term medical coverage following graduation. Brochures available in the Student Services Office. For more information, log on to, or call (888) 488-2272 or (888) 526-2272.

Consumer Benefits offers a variety of renewable medical insurance options for students at reasonable rates. Check out the information at is a Christian organization offering low cost short-term major medical coverage for persons in transition. Mission teams and international workers should also check with Good Neighbor Insurance at for trip/life insurance. Another good site for short-term is

Medi-Share is a great Christian Care cooperative offering an affordable, biblical-based approach to health care costs. Check them out at or call (800) 772-5623.

SecureNow is a short-term major medical insurance product offered through Student Resources and the MEGA Life and Health Insurance Company. Brochures available in the Student Services Office.