CalFresh provides nutrition assistance to people with low income. It can help buy nutritious foods for a better diet. If approved, a monthly dollar amount is placed on a debit-like card to help you add to your monthly food budget. LEARN MORE »
Looking for food right this moment? For more information about how to get free groceries, prepared meals, and other services, click here.
Good nutrition is our mission. For information on the Harvest of the Month, healthy recipes, upcoming food demos, and more, click here.
To learn more about how to use your CalFresh EBT card and how to maintain your CalFresh benefits, click here.
IMPORTANT NOTICE! Due to the recent power outages, households in the following zip codes may have experienced the loss of food purchased with CalFresh benefits: 94037, 94038, 94019, 94020, 94021, 94060, 94074.
The impacted households may be receiving automatic replacement of October CalFresh benefits on Thursday October 24th. *Some exclusions apply. Please call 1-(800)-223-8383.
GOOD NEWS! Individuals receiving SSI/SSP benefits may be eligible for CalFresh starting June 1st, 2019.
BEWARE! There are multiple EBT Scams to steal your benefits! If you’ve received a text or phone call asking for your personal information, contact us or EBT customer service right away at 877-328-9677. We will never text or call you requesting personal information, such as your EBT card number, personal identification number (PIN) or social security number.