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Government Benefits Available to Citizens of Salinas, 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 Salinas, CA

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

Action Council

369 Main St # 201, Salinas, CA

(831) 783-1244

Active Seniors Inc

100 Harvest St, Salinas, CA

(831) 424-5066

AG Against Hunger

1355 Abbott St # 206, Salinas, CA

(831) 755-1480

Aguila Inc

34 Central Ave, Salinas, CA

(831) 758-0027

Alcoholicos Anonimos Grupo

23 E Beach St, Watsonville, CA

(831) 724-7270

American Red Cross

8th Ave & Dolores St, Carmel, CA

(831) 624-6921

American Red Cross, Monterey-San Benito Counties Chapter

942 Lupin Drive, Salinas, CA

(831) 424-4824

American Red Cross, Monterey-San Benito Counties Chapter

550 Lighthouse Ave, Monterey, CA

(831) 375-5730

Animal Welfare Benefit Shop

206 17th St, Pacific Grove, CA

(831) 372-1650

Animal Welfare Information

Panetta Rd & Meadow Pl, Carmel Valley, CA

(831) 659-3238

Arbor Career Center

344 Salinas St # 111, Salinas, CA

(831) 751-6002

Beacon House

468 Pine Ave, Pacific Grove, CA

(831) 372-2334

California State Department of Rehab

1000 S Main St # 205, Salinas, CA

(831) 769-8066

Carmel Foundation

8th & Lincoln St, Carmel, CA

(831) 624-1588

CASA of Santa Cruz County

294 Green Valley Rd # 326, Watsonville, CA

(831) 761-2956

Catholic Charities Immigration

1705 2nd Ave, Salinas, CA

(831) 422-0602

Catholic Charities Social Services & Immigration

217 E Lake Ave, Watsonville, CA

(831) 722-2675

Central Coast Youth Foundation

6835 Paradise Rd, Salinas, CA

(831) 663-9200

Coalition of Homeless Services

220 12th St, Marina, CA

(831) 883-3080


1000 Playa Ave, Seaside, CA

(831) 394-2919

Community Action Board Inc

406 Main St # 207, Watsonville, CA

(831) 763-2147

Community Human Services

590 Pearl St, Monterey, CA

(831) 373-4775

Community Options

42 Brennan St # A, Watsonville, CA

(831) 724-8799

Community Pantry

1133 San Felipe Rd, Hollister, CA

(831) 637-0340

Community Restoration Project

406 Main St # 221, Watsonville, CA

(831) 724-4771