(formerly Food Stamps)
Service Center

Call toll free
(866) 663-3225

This phone number is to be used by current Medi-Cal and Food Stamp clients only (those not receiving cash assistance). You will no longer have just one Medi-Cal/Food Stamp worker. Anyone who answers the toll free line will help you immediately

  • Report Medi-Cal and CalFresh changes (such as a new address, income newborn, etc.)
  • Ask questions about your benefits
  • Receive assistance completing forms

Your Medi-Cal/Food Stamp Case Number or Social Security Number will help the representative serve you more quickly.

Fast Service

You will be able to talk to a courteous and professional representative, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., to take care of your Medi-Cal and Food Stamp needs.

Courtesy Phones

Courtesy phones are available at most District Employment & Human Services offices and can connect you directly to the Service/Call Center.


Under certain conditions, you will be able to make an appointment to see a Service/Call Center representative near your home.

How to use the Toll Free Number

By dialing (866) 663-3225 you will get a menu of services. You will have a chance to talk to a live person if the automated system does not fit your needs.