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  • Jobs, Benefits, and Business

    Includes veterans' benefits, starting and running a business, unemployment, County job openings, and selling to the County.

  • Law and Justice

    Includes the courts, most wanted, law enforcement, child support enforcement, sealing record, victims' services, and jury duty.

  • Building, Property, and Home

    Includes planning, building codes and permits, owning and renting a property, and property tax assessments.

  • Health and Family Care

    Includes child and adult health service, food stamps, foster care, mental health, in-home nurse, substance abuse, and child support.

  • Birth, Death, and Marriage

    Includes bereavement, certificates and vital records, and divorce.

  • Environment and Agriculture

    Includes air quality and burn days, garbage and recycling, sewer, conservation, and green energy financing.

  • Animal Services

    Includes adopting a pet, animal control, and local vets and shelters.

  • County and Government

    Includes information on the buildings, county, codes, departments, projects, representation, and voting.

  • Community and Recreation

    Includes activities and events, parks, museums, libraries, and volunteerism.

  • Taxes and Financial Reports

    Property taxes, business taxes, transient occupancy taxes, fines, and financial reports.

  • Transportation and Travel

    Includes passports, bus schedules, and road maintenance.

  • Safety and Emergency

    Includes forest fires and floods, emergency preparation, and emergency response.

Healthcare Coverage

Placer County currently offers three medical coverage programs that provides free or low cost health insurance to eligible adults, children, seniors, and persons with disabilities.

New laws now require that most Americans have health insurance by January 2014. Expanded health coverage options will begin January 2014.

  • Medi-Cal programs are being expanded to include childless adults.
  • Affordable insurance plans are being offered for individuals, families and small businesses through the new health benefits exchange, Covered California.

Pre-enrollment for these new programs will start October 1, 2013 . Enrollment for these programs will continue to be available until March 31, 2014, and then every year after that from October through December.

For more information on Medi-Cal call: 1-888-385-5160

For more information on affordable insurance options coming to California, go to: or call 1-888-975-1142.

Coverage Plans Currently Available

Medi-Cal - also known as Medicaid, provides medical coverage to low-income state residents. This program services families, children, seniors and adults with disabilities.
Medical Care Services Program (MCSP) - provides medical services to adults between the age of 21-64 that are not eligible to services under Medi-Cal.