Community Partners

Here you will find many resources to share with your clients including materials promoting BenefitsCal to apply online for CalFresh, Medi-Cal, and CalWORKs and resources to support CalFresh outreach efforts.

CalFresh Toolkit and Resource Guide

The CalFresh Toolkit and Resource Guide includes tips to help community based organizations educate their clients about the CalFresh program and how easy it is to apply. The toolkit provides information about CalFresh, basic eligibility information, creative outreach ideas, and much more!


The BenefitsCal website is a fast and easy way to apply for medical, food. and cash assistance. To do so online, set up a BenefitsCal Account and then apply through BenefitsCal and see how easy it is to apply online 24/7 for Medi-Cal, CalFresh, and CalWORKs. Use the posters linked below to tell your clients how they can apply for benefits.

Phone Customer Service Center

The Phone Customer Services Center has an automated phone system to access information about public assistance programs. People already receiving aid can use the system to access benefit information, request forms, and report changes to their case. Call 1 (888) 421-8080 for public assistance information 24/7. Help clients access information with the Automated Information System Guide (English and en Español).