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Aged, Blind and Disabled Federal Poverty Level (FPL) Program

Basic Eligibility Requirements
  •  You must be aged 65 or older, or
  •  You must be blind (adults or children), or
  •  You must be disabled (adults or children) 
  •  Your countable property/resources must not exceed:
    • $2,000 for an individual, or
    • $3,000 for a couple.
Citizenship/Immigration Requirements
Immigration Status and Medi-Cal Benefits
Program

Satisfactory

Immigration Status

Non-Satisfactory

Immigration Status

AGED FULL-SCOPE BENEFITS  RESTRICTED-SCOPE BENEFITS
BLIND FULL-SCOPE BENEFITS  NOT APPLICABLE
DISABLED FULL-SCOPE BENEFITS  RESTRICTED-SCOPE BENEFITS
Renewal Requirements

Your Medi-Cal eligibility must be renewed at least once a year.  

Have you been determined disabled?

If you are disabled but have not been determined disabled by the Social Security Administration (SSA), you may complete a disability evaluation conducted by the Disability Determination Service Division – State Programs (DDSD-SP).

Ask your Eligibility Worker about this process.

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Income Requirements

Below are the income limits to qualify for the Aged, Blind and Disabled Program based on the Federal Poverty Levels (FPL) amounts.

If you do not qualify for this program because your income is over the above limits, you may qualify for Medi-Cal with a Share-of-Cost. 
Click the Medi-Cal Share-of-Cost Flyer for more information about the Medi-Cal Share-of-Cost.

Income Limits for Aged, Blind and Disabled Program
Family Size 100% FPL
 1 $1,064
 2 $1,437 
 3 $1,810 
 4 $2,184
 5 $2,557
 6 $2,930
 7  $3,304
 8 $3,677
 9 $4,050
10 $4,424
Each Additional Person $374
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