Do you need some assistance to get food for yourself or your family? Do you know if you are eligible for CalFresh benefits (also known as SNAP/EBT/and formerly Food Stamps)?

See if you are eligible to apply:

Ways to apply for CalFresh:

  • Apply online at
  • Email to set up a time to go through the application with a trained staff member.
  • Call 916-890-4539 to set up a time with a trained staff member or ask questions about the application.

When your application has been submitted, the county welfare department will set up an interview to go over your application. At this link under “3. Submit Verifications”, you can find a list of documents you will need to have ready for your interview.

For additional general information:

Call (877) 847-3663 or visit