What is CalWORKs?
CalWORKs provides temporary financial assistance and services to eligible families with (or expecting) children. Benefits include cash assistance, food, child care, and health care coverage.
CalWORKs also provides job and education assistance and other services, even after leaving the program.
BenefitsCal - A New Website for Managing Public Benefits
Starting October 30, 2023, BenefitsCal replaces MyBenefits CalWIN to make it easier to apply, view, and renew health coverage, food, and cash assistance.
Scam warning: If you get phone calls from a recording telling you to go to a web site regarding your CalWORKs benefits – do NOT use that link in the recording. Please call CalWORKs at (415) 557-5100 to report this incident.