CalFresh Food Benefit


The CalFresh Food Benefit provides nutrition assistance to people with low income. CalFresh recipients will receive an Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) Card to pay for nutritious food at grocery stores and farmer's markets that accepts EBT. If you're currently receiving SSI/SSP, your amount will not be affected!

What Should I Have When I Apply?

  • Identification
  • Social Security Number
  • Proof of Income
  • Proof of Expenses

How Much Will I Receive Each Month?

The benefit amount depends on your income, expenses, and household size.

If I'm Eligible and Complete the Application, When Will I Get My Benefit?

You should receive your EBT Card and PIN within 30 days of your completed application submission. 

For more information or to find out if you're eligible for this benefit, please contact us at 213-482-7252 or email us at

This institution is an equal opportunity provider.