RESBC's Purpose is to promote the welfare, health, happiness and comfort of Santa Barbara County retired employees and their beneficiaries. 


P.O. Box 30401
Santa Barbara,CA 93130-0401
(805) 568-5933
    (Voice-Mail Only)


Health insurance coverage is available through the County of Santa Barbara. Open Enrollment is conducted by SBCERS annually in October. Eligible retirees receive, by mail, an Open Enrollment brochure that provides the following information:

  • Provider contact information
  • Plan choices
  • Plan changes
  • Coverage overview
  • Plan rates
  • Coordination of plan benefits with Medicare
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Dental and vision coverage
  • Co-pay and deductible information
  • Instructions for enrollment
  • Schedule and location of open enrollment meetings
  • Retiree insurance subsidies
  • Health Care Reimbursement Accounts

For questions regarding coverage details or claim payment, please contact:

Care Counsel:  888-227-3334