Advice, co-counseling, and full representation.
CCWRO provides consultation, and co-counseling on issues relating to public benefit programs, such as: Aid to Families With Dependent Children (AFDC) aka CalWORKS, Food Stamps, General Assistance, SSI, Child Care and the Welfare Employment Programs.
Publications: Public Assistance Table, New Welfare News Bulletin.
We will provide an immediate response to questions from legal services programs regarding public benefit programs, laws, and regulations.
By telephone, appointment (in person), e-mail, and mail.
CCWRO staff is available for consultation Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CCWRO responds to all telephone calls/e-mails immediately, but no later than the next working day.
CCWRO will provide individual office training free of charge upon request and based upon availability of time. Please contact CCWRO if your office wants training in any aspect of public assistance.