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Welcome to the Welfare Service Directory page. if you click on the service you are interested in, you will be taken to a service overview, which will provide contact information and a brief description of the program. If you'd like to learn more about that program, click on the link that is provided within the brief description. 

Our Service Centers offices are temporarily CLOSED for regular in-person services until further notice to help limit the spread of the Novel Coronavirus, COVID-19. Many of our services can be delivered online, over the phone, or by mail. If you are unable to utilize these options, please visit one of our main offices located at:

  • 25 N Cottonwood ST

         Woodland, CA 95695

  • 500A Jefferson BLVD, STE 100

             West Sacramento, CA 95605

 

 

All scheduled in-office interviews for CalWORKS, CalFresh, or Medi-Cal will now be done over the phone. Please call the Call Center at 1-855-278-1594 to report a current phone number so your worker can contact you.

 To file a new application for benefits, you can apply:

  • ONLINE:

  • BY MAIL OR DROP OFF: pick up an application packet from one of our main offices

  • OVER THE PHONE:

    • For CalFresh, Medi-Cal by calling 1-855-278-1594, Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00pm

 

For document submission, you can submit:

                                            HHSA-Service Centers

                                            137 N Cottonwood ST, STE 2500

                                            Woodland, CA 95695

  • DROP OFF: at one of our main offices

 

For EBT card replacements:

  • Call 1-855-278-1594 to report a lost card and request a new one be sent by mail

  • For emergency CalWORKS or CalFresh benefits that are being issued to a new card, visit one of our main offices

 

For all other benefits inquiries, you can call the Call Center at 1-855-278-1594 which continues to be open Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:00pm. These can include:

  • questions about an application already submitted, a missed application or recertification interview, forms needing to be turned in, reporting a change, requesting a new or replacement Medi-Cal card (BIC), and all other general case questions

 

For all Employment Services related questions, call manager Art Rodriguez at 530-661-2637 please leave a message.

The following services are NO LONGER available while this office is closed:

  • Employment Center/Job Search assistance (visit www.yoloworks.org)

  • Employment Services Workshops

  • STEAC, DMV, and food referrals

 

We apologize for the inconvenience of this office closure and have only taken this step to help safeguard the health of our visitors, staff, and overall community. We remain committed to providing essential services and benefits to the community in this time of crisis as best we can.

For Service Center office closure updates, visit https://www.yolocounty.org/health-human-services/welfare

For COVID-19 updates, call 211 or visit https://www.yolocounty.org/coronavirus

  

 


 

Updated Standard of Aid: Basic Needs, Utilities and Housing

Basic Needs Allowance: Food, Clothing, Household Goods, Transportation

Utilities: Gas, Electricity, etc.

Housing: Rent Payments, Motel Payments, etc.

WelfarePhone
CalFresh (Food Stamps)(530) 661-2750
Cal-Learn(530) 661-2750
CalWORKS (Cash Assistance)(530) 661-2750
General Assistance(530) 661-2750
Medi-Cal(530) 661-2750
Nutrition Education & Obesity Prevention
Refugee Cash Assistance (RCA)
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)(530) 661-2750
Welfare-To-Work(530) 661-2750
Women, Infants & Children (WIC)
YoloWorks(530) 661-2641