CalWorks

CalWorks

Our program serves all CalWORKs students attending Pierce College. We offer a variety of services designed to support your educational, career and personal goals, including: Priority registration; Orientation; Case management and coordination with GAIN services; Assistance obtaining GAIN-paid books and supplies, tools, uniforms, and fees; Academic counseling; Work-study opportunities; Individualized Student Education Plan for the entire academic program; Activities to help meet the GAIN weekly participation requirement; Informative workshops; Self-advocacy skills development; Referrals to community agencies for legal, personal counseling, domestic violence and social services; and Advocacy for County, child care, and college-related concerns.

Service Planning Area:
SPA 2: San Fernando Valley
Website
Phone
Address
6201 Winnetka Ave., Woodland Hills, Ca
91371
Room:
SSB | 2nd Floor
Hours
Monday-Thursday: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm | Friday: 8:00 am - 3:30 pm
Eligibility

• Parent who receive cash aid for themselves as well as their dependent children (CalWORKs/TANF) and who have a Welfare-to-Work (WtW) Plan • Has a child under 18 years of age • Be in good standing with GAIN/CalWORKs • Be enrolled in at least one class at Pierce College which meets their Welfare-to-Work goal • Be in good academic standing with the college • Single or two-parent households who are meeting county Welfare-to-Work requirements

Services Contact

Vicki Stewart, Case Manager | 818.719.6400 | stewarvl@piercecollege.edu | Claudia Velasco, Director of CalWorks | 818.719.6400 |velascc@piercecollege.edu | Paula Beaver, Office Assistant of CalWORKs | 818.719.6400