PUBLIC NOTICE - January 15, 2019 - To All CalFresh Recipients: February 2019 benefits will be issued early due to the Federal shutdown. See flyer with more information.
The CalFresh Program (formally called Food Stamps) is a Federally funded program that helps low-income people buy the food they need for good health. For most households, CalFresh is only part of their food budget. Households must spend some of their own cash along with their CalFresh benefits in order to buy enough food for a month.
These people may qualify, even if they have a job, own a home, or are getting cash assistance or other benefits:
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Call us at (530) 642-7300 in Placerville or (530) 573-3200 in South Lake Tahoe if you have questions.
For a list of Social Services programs in El Dorado County, please see Social Services Division Brochure.
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