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