See If You Qualify for CalFresh

Answer a few questions and get help in under 5 minutes.  What is CalFresh?

Select all that apply to you and the people who live with you:

Money Available

This refers to assets such as money in a bank account or resources that can be sold. But this does not include personal things, household goods, your home, surrounding property, and vehicles.

How much money do you and the other people in your home have available? Calculator


SSI/SSP is not the same as Social Security/retirement benefits.

Are you currently receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI)/State Supplementary Payments (SSP)?

Who you should include

If you are married or have children 21 and under, they have to be included.

How many people live with you? Include people you live with who regularly eat with you.

Total Monthly Income

For everyone in your household, include:

  • Money earned from a job or business
  • Money you get as payment for work as a trainee or student
  • Unearned income from non-work sources like Social Security, child support, unemployment benefits or other sources

What was the combined income of everyone in your household in the past 30 days before taxes or Medicare deductions were taken out? Add up everyone's income

Is everyone in your household a U.S. citizen?

Higher Education

Eligible schools include a vocational school or an accredited junior, community, two-year or four-year college or university.

Are you enrolled in a college or vocational school half-time or more?

Select all that apply to your circumstance:

Again, select all that apply to your circumstance:

What is your ZIP code?

Your Address

We only need to know your address so that we can direct you to the nearest office in your county.

What is your address?

Cellphone Number

We will not spam you. We will text you information about the application process.

What is your cellphone number?

Check all the benefits that you currently receive:

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