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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Merced, CA

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CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps) is an entitlement program that provides monthly benefits to assist low-income households in purchasing the food they need to maintain adequate nutritional levels. In general, these benefits are for any food or...
CalWORKs is a welfare program that gives cash aid and services to eligible needy California families. The program serves all 58 counties in the state and is operated locally by county welfare departments. If a family has little or no cash and needs h...
Head Start is a Federal program that promotes the school readiness of children from birth to age five from low-income families by enhancing their cognitive, social, and emotional development. Head Start programs provide a learning environment that su...
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Block Grant is funded by the Federal Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) and provides two basic types of services. Eligible low-income persons, via local governmental and nonprofit org...
Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid health care program. This program pays for a variety of medical services for children and adults with limited income and resources. Medi-Cal is supported by Federal and state taxes. Medi-Cal is a large program made u...
The United States Department of Agriculture provides funding to support five school meal and milk programs to assist schools, districts, and other non-profit agencies in providing nutritious meals and milk to children at reasonable prices or free to ...
The California Special Milk Program is a Federally funded program which assists schools and other agencies in providing milk to children at reasonable prices. For children, the Special Milk Program provides a nutritious beverage, rich in calcium and ...
The California Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) provides supplemental foods, nutrition education and referrals to health care, at no cost, to low-income pregnant, breastfeeding and postpartum women, infant...
The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a Federally-funded program that reimburses sponsors for administrative and operational costs for providing meals to children 18 years of age and younger during periods when they are out of school for fifteen ...
Unemployment insurance benefits provide temporary financial assistance to workers unemployed through no fault of their own who meet California's eligibility requirements....
The Department of Energy, Weatherization Assistance Program (DOE WAP) has long served as the core program for delivering energy conservation services to low-income Californians. The Weatherization Assistance Program reduces the heating and cooling co...

Other Help & Aid Resources in Merced, CA

Merced, CA welfare resources are available through different outlets. Find the nearest location and make contact with a community outreach center today.

Adult Abuse & Neglect

251 E Hackett Rd, Modesto, CA

(209) 558-2637

Alternative Child Care Program

1225 Gill Ave, Madera, CA

(559) 661-0779

American Red Cross

301 W 18th St, Merced, CA

(209) 383-2150

American Red Cross

1230 6th St, Modesto, CA

(209) 523-6451

Aspira Foster & Family Services

151 E Canal Dr, Turlock, CA

(209) 669-2577

Atwater Cherish

1388 Broadway Ave, Atwater, CA

(209) 358-0681

Big Brothers Big Sisters

2300 W Industrial Ave, Madera, CA

(559) 673-4863

Carole Sund-Carrington Reward

301 Downey Ave, Modesto, CA

(209) 567-1059

Casa of Mariposa County

5750 Highway 140, Mariposa, CA

(209) 742-4206

Catholic Charities of Diocese

336 W Main St # 1, Merced, CA

(209) 383-2494

Center For Human Services

1700 Mchenry Village Way # 14, Modesto, CA

(209) 526-1440

Center For Independent Living

710 W 18th St # 5, Merced, CA

(209) 383-1683

Central California Advocates

271 E 21st St, Merced, CA

(209) 384-1776

Central Valley Autism Project

1317 Oakdale Rd # 800, Modesto, CA

(209) 521-4791

Central Valley Regional Center

530 W 16th St # A, Merced, CA

(209) 723-4245

Cherish Project

851 W 23rd St, Merced, CA

(209) 723-9331

Child Care Resource & Referral

1225 Gill Ave, Madera, CA

(559) 675-8469

Community Action Agency: Merced Child Development

720 S State Highway 59, Merced, CA

(209) 723-1046

Community Action Agency: Nursing Nook

Po Box 2085, Merced, CA

(209) 383-2906

Community Integrated Work Program

1741 Ashby Rd, Merced, CA

(209) 723-4025

Community Integrated Work Program

745 W Pacheco Blvd, Los Banos, CA

(209) 827-8865

Community Integrated Work Program

980 Emily Way, Madera, CA

(559) 673-5174

Community Link

4971 8th St, Mariposa, CA

(209) 742-5465

Community Outreach

1731 Colorado Ave, Turlock, CA

(209) 669-6503

County of Madera Social Services: Medi-Cal Applications

720 E Yosemite Ave, Madera, CA

(559) 675-7670