General Assistance

  • Departments:Health & Human Services Agency (HHSA)
  • Divisions:Adults, Welfare
  • Phone:(530) 661-2750
General Assistance (GA) provides temporary relief for Yolo County residents who have exhausted all other means of support. GA recipients may be required to participate in substance abuse treatment and/or the GA Work Program to assist them in their readiness for work. Employable recipients who are ready to work are limited to three (3) months of GA (in any county) in a twelve (12) month period. Benefits are issued in a combination of cash, voucher and vendor payments. 
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