If you aren’t already receiving CalFresh food benefits but have been financially impacted by the River Fire, you may be eligible for temporary Disaster CalFresh food benefits. Disaster CalFresh provides immediate food assistance for victims of natural disasters. You could get one month’s CalFresh Benefits, or up to $782 for a household of four.
There are two application windows for the program coming up this month, and applications will only be accepted during these windows.
1. Apply for Disaster CalFresh by calling 1-888-385-5160 between Oct. 18-22 and Oct. 25-26. 2. Complete an interview with our Human Services team. 3. Pick up your EBT card.