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Adult Services

The Stanislaus County Community Service Agency has a range of programs available for the adult population. We provide protection to the elderly or disabled who are victims of abuse or neglect; we provide help in the home for elderly and disabled adults; and we also provide a safety net for financial assistance to the disabled population not yet eligible for SSI.

Visit Adult Services Homepage
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CalWORKs

The California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) program is the California version of the Federal Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program (TANF.) CalWORKs provides time limited cash benefits to families with children when one or both parents is absent, disabled, deceased or unemployed.

Where do I start?

You must have a face-to-face interview with a case manager before benefits can be approved. If you are disabled and cannot come into the office, we may do a home visit or phone interview.

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C4Yourself is an online application system that allows you to apply for the CalWORKs Program. This is a secured site and all your information will be private and safe.

Apply for CalWORKs Benefits

Or

Call the Customer Service Center: 1-877-652-0734

Visit CalWORKs Homepage
child care

The Community Services Agency Child Care Program is a child care subsidy program for current CalWORKs recipients or CalWORKs recipients within 24 months of their discontinuance from CalWORKs. The program assists customers by helping them pay for childcare while they are working or attending an approved Welfare-to-Work activity.

To apply for child care services, you must visit the StanWORKs Child Care Program reception and request an intake interview appointment. The StanWORKs Child Care Program is located at 251 E Hackett Rd. Modesto CA 95358, 2nd floor of the Family Services Entrance.

Visit Child Care Homepage
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Child Support Services

The Stanislaus County Department of Child Support Services provides professional cost effective services to parents or caretakers of minor children. We offer solutions for parents including the establishment and enforcement of child support orders through exclusive enforcement tools, establishment of legal paternity through genetic testing, complete account maintenance, and exceptional customer service to assist customers every step of the way.

Visit Child Support Homepage
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Children's Services

The Child & Family Services division's mission is to serve children and families in our community in accordance with the following guiding principles: Safety, Self Determination, Strengths, Stability, Self Reflection and Success.

Visit Children's Services Homepage
cal fresh

CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps)

is a nutrition program that supplements a low-income family's food budget in order to ensure they are getting adequate nutrition. CalFresh can only be used to purchase food items and beneficiaries receive benefits electronically on a Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card.

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C4Yourself is an online application system that allows you to apply for CalFresh. This is a secured site and all your information will be private and safe. Apply for CalFresh Benefits

Visit CalFresh Homepage

General Assistance

The Stanislaus County General Assistance/Relief (GA/GR) Program provides financial assistance to residents of Stanislaus County who have no other means of support. Single adults, couples and families may be eligible.

Visit General Assistance Homepage

Other Assistance Programs

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Covered California

is California's new health insurance exchange, where individuals, families and small businesses can find affordable health insurance. Apply for Covered California

Covered California Homepage
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Medi-Cal

Medi-Cal is a health care program for needy residents of California. It provides access to a variety of medical services for those who are eligible.

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C4Yourself is an online application system that allows you to apply for Medi-Cal. This is a secured site and all your information will be private and safe. Apply for Medi-Cal Benefits

Or

Call the Customer Service Center: 1-877-652-0734

Visit Medi-Cal Homepage
employment services

Employment Services (Welfare-To-Work)

Welfare-To-Work is a program developed to help CalWORKs (cash aid) customers find and keep a job. We can also help pay job expenses so you can continue working, worry free. We may even be able to help you get job training to help you upgrade to a higher paying job that will lead to more money for your family.

Visit Employment Services Homepage
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Policy Acknowledgements

Congratulation and welcome to the Community Services Agency (CSA). To speed up the onboarding process and prepare you for your first day, we have provided links to County and CSA policies. Prior to your first day of employment, review the policies by using the web links below.


County Policies

Community Services Agency Policies

After reading each policy, initial and sign the hard copy Employee Conduct/Behavior Expectations and Policies Acknowledgement forms which are provided in your new hire packet. You will find one acknowledgement form for County policies and another form for CSA specific policies.

Please bring the completed forms on your first day of employment.

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Covered California

Covered California is California's new health insurance exchange, where individuals, families and small businesses can find affordable health insurance

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Medi-Cal

Medi-Cal is a health care program for needy residents of California. It provides access to a variety of medical services for those who are eligible.

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cal fresh

CalFresh

CalFresh is a nutrition program that supplements a low-income family's food budget in order to ensure they are getting adequate nutrition. CalFresh can only be used to purchase food items and beneficiaries receive benefits electronically on a Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) card.

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Welfare-To-Work

Welfare-To-Work is a program developed to help CalWORKs (cash aid) customers find and keep a job. We can also help pay job expenses so you can continue working, worry free. We may even be able to help you get job training to help you upgrade to a higher paying job that will lead to more money for your family.

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About CSA

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CSA works with the people of Stanislaus County to help with a safe place to live, access to food, health care, and opportunities to work.

Our Mission is to serve the community by protecting children and adults, and assisting families towards independence and self-sufficiency.