CalFresh is a state program that awards you up to $281 a month for groceries.Get started
CalFresh is a California financial aid program that helps students buy food and eat healthier. It won’t affect your financial aid and you don’t need your parent's tax return information to apply.
We’re looking at you: part-time workers, EOP students, Cal Grant recipients, parents, and students with an EFC of $0 or eligible for Work-Study. Take a minute to check your eligibility.
That’s 60 more jars of peanut butter a month! Exactly how much money you will get depends on your income and how many people you buy food for.
It takes just a couple of minutes to check your eligibility and apply. You’ll get a call from CalFresh in a couple of days to verify your situation. If approved, you’ll get money within 30 days.
Code for America made this site in partnership with the State of California. We're a nonprofit that cares about keeping you healthy and focused in school.