CalWORKs Overview

Mission Statement

We are a California Community College program serving CalWORKs students and their families by providing educational and career opportunities combined with an array of high-quality support services that enable students to complete their educational goals, find meaningful employment, and successfully transition into the workforce. Through collaboration and advocacy with our college and community partners, we prepare a segment of California’s workforce by promoting the economic self-sufficiency of CalWORKs students through the attainment of a higher education.

LCC students receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) may be eligible for the CalWORKs program.  Services include but are not limited to:

  • Priority Registration
  • Academic, Career, and Personal Counseling
  • CalWORKs Paid Work-Study Employment
  • Books and Supplies
  • Job Skill Development
  • Tutoring
  • Advocacy with the County
  • Campus and Community Resource Referrals

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