CalWORKs Eligibility

 

Father with his child


 

  • Students who are currently or want to attend Saddleback College this semester.
     
  • Parent/s who receive cash aid for themselves as well as their dependent children (CalWORKs/TANF) and who have a Welfare-to-Work (WtW) Plan
     
  • Has a child under 18 years of age
     
  • Be in good standing with GAIN/CalWORKs
     
  • Be enrolled in at least one class at Saddleback College which meets their Welfare-to-Work goal
     
  •  Be in good academic standing with the college
     
  • Single or two-parent households who are meeting county Welfare-to-Work requirements

 


Students receiving SSI, General Relief, Unemployment Insurance, Cal-Fresh only (food stamps) or Medi-Cal only or who have no children are not eligible for the CalWORKs Program.