Abbreviated list of California service organizations
Children’s Council of San FranciscoEach year Children’s Council provides more than 5,000 free child care referrals to parents; start-up training, technical assistance, and material support to 1,000 child care providers; child care subsidy assistance to low-income families, and child care advocacy and information to the general public.Children’s Council of San Francisco

445 Church Street
San Francisco, CA 94114

415-276-2900Childrens Council of SF
Bay Area Legal AidBay Legal’s mission is to provide meaningful access to the civil justice system through quality legal assistance regardless of a client’s location, language or disability.Bay Area Legal Aid

1035 Market St. #6,

San Francisco, CA 94103

415-982-1300Bay Area Legal Aid
South of Market Health CenterSMHC provides a wide range of high quality primary medical, disease prevention, dental and podiatry care. Pre-natal and well-baby care, patient education and outreach are also available.SMHC

229 7th Street

San Francisco, CA 94103

California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs)CalWORKs is a welfare program that gives cash aid and services to eligible needy California families. The program serves all 58 counties in the state and is operated locally by county welfare departments. If a family has little or no cash and needs housing, food, utilities, clothing or medical care, they may be eligible to receive immediate short-term help. Families that apply and qualify for ongoing assistance receive money each month to help pay for housing, food and other necessary expenses.CalWorks Metro Family

2315 S. Grand Ave.

Los Angeles, CA 90007

Cash Assistance Program for Immigrants (CAPI)CAPI provides cash assistance to certain aged, blind, and disabled legal non-citizens ineligible for Supplemental Social Security Income/State Supplemental Payment (SSI/SSP) due to their immigration status.CAPI Wilshire Office

2415 W 6th St.

Los Angeles, CA 90057

866-613-3777 310-258-7400 626-569-1399CAPI
Food Stamp Program (CalFresh)The CalFresh Program can add to your food budget to put healthy and nutritious food on the table. The program issues monthly electronic benefits that can be used to buy most foods at many markets and food stores.California Dept. of Social Services

744 P Street, MS 8-16-50

Sacramento, CA 95814

Employment Development DepartmentPersons looking for work in California can find suitable jobs on the Internet in the California Job Openings Browse System (CalJOBSSM) or America’s Job Bank (AJB). If necessary, Job Service staff in EDD field locations will provide assistance in using the Internet systems, and can provide other job finding servicesEmployment Development Department

PO Box 826880, MIC 83 Sacramento, CA 94280-0001

1-800-758-0398Employment Development
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