CalWORKs is a program designed to assist student welfare recipients a transition off welfare.  Our staff works with CalWORKs students to achieve long-term self-sufficiency for themselves and their families through career planning and educational opportunities.  Our program offers coordinated student services including academic counseling, career counseling, work study, job placement, education on rights and responsibilities, and advocacy. Our Services include:

  • Coordination with Social Services for educational supplies and supportive services.
  • Open computer lab with printing and/or copy services.
  • Job placement & work study coordinated with career path and major.
  • Priority registration aligned with academic progress.
  • Assistance with Financial Aid documentation and other paperwork.                                      

 CaFE End of the Year Celebration!

The CalWORKs, Foster Youth, EOPS/CARE (CaFE) Programs, cordially invite you to a Celebration of Success on April 29th, 2016 from 3:00 -5:00 p.m. This will be held at the Madonna Inn:Venetian room. Hors d'oeuvres and non-alchoholic drinks will be served. Please be our guests as we recognize, honor, and support the achievements of our students.

Cuesta College will be providing transportation from the North County Campus to the Madonna Inn. Please let us know in your reply if you would like to take advantage of this transportation option. Further information will be coming regarding the attendance and/or age of children and/or possible childcare. RSVP via the link below by April 22nd at 5:00 p.m.!


Phone: (805) 546-3204. Call for an appointment at either campus.

SLO CalWORKs Fax: (805) 546-3998

Paso Robles CalWORKs Fax: (805) 591-6304

Locations and Office Hours:

  • San Luis Obispo Campus-Student Services -Bldg 3400, Room 3134
    • Monday, Thursday: 8:30 - 4:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday, Wednesday: 8:30 - 6:00 p.m.
    • Friday: 8:30 - 1:00 p.m.
  • North County, Paso Robles Campus - Portable Bldg. N3024
    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:30-4:30 p.m.
    • Wednesday: 8:30 - 5:30 p.m.
    • Friday: 8:30 - 1:00 p.m.

CalWORKs Coordinator
H. Hunter Perry