Basic Needs

CalFresh Application Assistance

Section 1

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CalFresh is a nutrition program that can help households buy healthy foods. In California, CalFresh used to be known as the Food Stamp Program. 

If you are a student, you can get CalFresh if you meet one of the following criteria: 

    • Work at least 20 hours per week, on average 
    • Are approved for state or federal work-study money and anticipate working during the term, or a similar program 
    • Are a full-time student with a child under age 12 
    • Are receiving CalWORKs, or a similar program 
    • Do not intend to register for the next school term 

We offer CalFresh application assistance for students! Book an appointment HERE and select "UCI".