Question: How Do I Qualify For Food Stamps In California??

Generally, you may be eligible to CalFresh benefits if you:

  • receive CalWORKs or General Relief.
  • have limited income or no income.
  • have limited property.
  • are a U.S. Citizen or a legal resident.
  • are able-bodied, do not have children under age 18, and are working 20 hours per week or are in the Workfare program.

What is the income limit for food stamps in CA?

If you are 60 years of age or older, disabled, or if you get Medi-Cal, you may qualify for CalFresh even if your income is higher than listed above.

CalFresh Income Guidelines – October 1, 2014 to September 30, 2015
Household Size Maximum Gross Monthly Income
1 $1,915
2 $2,585
3 $3,255

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Who is eligible for food stamps?

To be eligible for SNAP most households must meet certain resource and income limits. A household with an elderly (over 60) or disabled household member need only meet the net income limit. Visit SNAP’s eligibility page to find out more about eligibility requirements and how benefits are computed.

How do I sign up for EBT?

How Do I Apply for SNAP? To apply for benefits, or for information about the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, contact your local SNAP office. You can find local offices and each State’s application on our national map. Local offices are also listed in the State or local government pages of the telephone book.

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