CARE Program

Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) offers additional support services to EOPS students who are single parent on TANF (Transitional Assistance for Needy Families) and to break the welfare dependency cycle by completing college-level educational training programs, and therefore, become more employable and economically self-sufficient.



To be eligible, a student must:

  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be single head of household
  • Be a current recipient of TANF/CalWORKs
  • Have at least one child under 14 years of age
  • Be enrolled in a minimum of 9 units
  • Be an EOPS student

CARE Applicant Instructions