The California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) program offers temporary cash aid, employment services and health insurance to eligible families who have children under age 19. This is California’s version of theFederal Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program.
CalWORKs provides time-limited cash payments to families with children under 19 when one or both parents is absent, disabled, deceased or unemployed. If eligible for CalWORKs you automatically qualify for Medi-Cal and may also qualify for CalFresh.
Temporary /permanent homeless assistance-
Housing support program (HSP)
Temporary cash aid (EBT card or direct deposit)
Welfare-to-Work services to help families become self-reliant, including:
Substance abuse and mental health services
Job Retention Services
Medi-Cal Health Benefits
CalFresh if eligible.
The easiest and quickest way to apply for Cash Assistance, CalFresh and/or Medi-Cal is by visitingwww.benefitscal.com