CalWORKs (California Work Opportunities and Responsibilities to Kids) is a State funded program designed to provide support and training needed for CalWORKs participants to succeed in both their educational and employment goals. As a CalWORKs participant at Berkeley City College, individuals join a supportive group that acts as a liaison between the student and the county, as well as receive the following support services.
- Pre and Post Employment Assistance
- Academic, Career and Personal Counseling
- Job Development and Placement
- Childcare Assistance
- Work-Study Opportunities
- Tutorial Assistance
- Community Resource Referrals
- Continual One-on-One Support
If you are receiving CalWORKs/TANF cash aid for yourself and child/children and are a Berkeley City College Student or intend to become one, please come in to our office on the 3rd floor, Room 346, at 2050 Center Street, Berkeley or make an appointment at (510) 981-2819.