CalFresh Outreach Program

Cal Fresh Food

 

IMPORTANT NOTICE

If you applied for CalFresh, PLEASE CALL THE COUNTY TO COMPLETE YOUR INTERVIEW. The county is no longer calling during scheduled appointments (please disregard any appointment notices). Call your county.

What is CalFresh?

Calfresh is a nutrition program that provides eligible households and individuals with a monthly allowance for groceries. Eligible students may be able to receive food expenses of $150 or more. 

Am I eligible for benefits?

Fill out the Eligibility Prescreen Form to see if you could receive benefits. After you fill out the form, you are welcome to schedule a CalFresh Appointment to receive extra support. 

Where do I go for help?

Meet with our CalFresh team by scheduling a CalFresh Appointment. If none of the available appointment times work for your schedule, please let us know by emailing us at calfresh@sonoma.edu.

How do I report a change in my CalFresh case?

You can report a change to your case using any of the following methods: 

  • Call the Economic Assistance Service Center at (877) 699-6868

  • Send a written update through the MyBenefitsCalWIN

  • Send a written update to your county office drop boxes or by mail or fax 

NOTE: You cannot report changes until they have actually occurred (e.g. new baby is born and is home, you've moved into your new home in a new county, etc).

This website was funded by USDA, SNAP, known in California as CalFresh, an equal opportunity provider and employer, and the California Department of Social Services.