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ANSWER: Unfortunately, he will not get any federal social security support. Nor will he qualify for no-cost federal medicare/medicaid benefits, as those requires some time as a permanent resident first.
As far as medical insurance, that is something that only the insurance provider can decide. Immigration officials do not have jurisdiction over the issuance of private insurance benefits through private companies, which is the vast majority of insurance providers.
As far as emergency medicaid, that should not be an issue. This is not even considered in the determination of a public charge, as the implication is that it is used in emergency situations. As far as unemployment insurance and Medi-Cal, that is something only the state of California can decide because they administer those programs. I imagine because California is a relatively progressive state, he would qualify for some benefits. But only California agencies that administer those programs would be able to tell him for sure.
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