San Mateo County Access and Care for Everyone (ACE)

ACE Program Eligibility

ACE is a locally funded health care program for low-income adults age 19 and older who do not qualify for other state and federal insurance programs.

To join, participants must pay a $360 application fee. Most ACE members then pay an annual participant fee of $360 for 12 months of health coverage. Members can either pay it once a year in full or in monthly payments of $30.

Learn more about eligibility and enrollment

  1. Call the Health Coverage Unit at 650-616-2002 to speak with a Certified Application Assistor or
  2. Contact a Community Health Advocate at any of the San Mateo Medical Center Clinics or Ravenswood Family Health Center

For more information about ACE Program eligibility, refer to the introduction of the San Mateo County ACE Participant Handbook. To order a printed ACE Participant Handbook, email or call Member Services.