Welfare-to-Work is the employment and training component of the CalWORKs program. It helps people receiving cash assistance to secure employment with the goal of self-sufficiency. Through ongoing case management, people are assisted to reduce barriers to employment. The Welfare-to-Work program coordinates with other agencies for the benefit of families. Welfare to Work program services include:
Contact the CalWORKs Welfare to Work Program:Call (530) 642-4850 in Placerville or (530) 573-4330 in South Lake Tahoe
Supportive services in the Welfare-to-Work program are subject to pre-approval based on assigned activities and need. Supportive services may include help or referral for:
A variety of services are also available for up to 12 months to help people keep their jobs once they have gone off of CalWORKs cash assistance.