In the U.S., some public benefits are only for U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents. But anyone, including undocumented immigrants, can get the following benefits in California…
I'm an immigrant. Change anything?
Immigrants often need advice to understand how the legal system works. But be very careful when you look for advice. There are people who seem to be lawyers—or even say they are lawyers—but they are not.
If you are under 26, you are eligible for full-scope Medi-cal.
If you are 26 or older and don’t have immigration papers, you could be eligible for certain kinds of limited state-based health care.