HUMAN SERVICES - COUNTY OF PLACER
5225 N Lake Blvd.
Carnelian Bay, Placer
Human Services Call Center (accessibility works for area codes: 530, 209, 916)
CalWORKs & Employment Services
are a part of Human Services, one of six Divisions of County of Placer Health & Human Services.
If you are an adult with dependent children, you may be eligible for California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids, or CalWORKs
. CalWORKs provides:
- Child care, work expense assistance, transportation, and counseling
- Education, employment and training programs through Employment Services
- Families with children financial assistance to meet their basic needs
- Support for families moving toward self-sufficiency
If you are eligible for CalWORKs you will automatically qualify for Medi-Cal and may also qualify for CalFresh. Unless you are exempt, you will be referred to the Employment Services program for assistance gaining employment. Placer County Employment Services (formerly Welfare to Work) can assist you in finding work through the Business Advantage Network
. You can receive daily job leads and information on job fairs and recruiting events called “Job Connections” by signing up for our email list
.Apply for / Access your Public Benefits Online (Medi-Cal, CalFresh, CalWORKS, Disaster CalFresh, General Assistance)
Go to BenefitsCal.com
to apply for or renew benefits, upload verification, and view information regarding health coverage, food, and cash assistance. BenefitsCal also makes it easy for community partners to create accounts and act as application assistors.
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