California Work Opportunity & Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs)


Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be a CalWORKs recipient in good standing with the County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA)
  • Enrolled in at least 1 unit at Miramar College
  • Provide a current Notice of Action from Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA)

Program Services & Benefits:

  • Priority registration
  • Academic, career, and personal counseling
  • Work study opportunities
  • School supplies
  • Student success and personal development workshops
  • Psychosocial assessment and campus/community resource linkage
  • Verification to County of your 20–35 hour welfare-to-work activities
  • Cap and gown*
  • School supplies*
  • Job placement assistance

*Contingent upon funding.