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CalWORKs

CalWORKs – California Work Opportunities & Responsibility to Kids

CalWORKs helps students who are receiving cash aid from the county to become independent. CalWORKs provides short-term educational training programs and supportive services to assist eligible students to obtain employment.

Eligibility

  • Be a current CMC student
  • Be receiving at least $1 of cash aid for themselves
  • Bring in current Passport to Services (Gen2000) and Welfare to Work Plan
  • Complete the CMC Verification form

 Services

  • Individualized Academic, Transfer and Personal Counseling
  • Advocacy on students’ behalf with county caseworkers
  • Gas cards or Bus Passes
  • School supplies
  • Parking permits
  • Workstudy
  • Referrals to Outside Resources/Programs when necessary
CalWORKs Resources

EMPLOYMENT

Compare earnings of recent graduates in specific program areas in the State of California!

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Online Job Search Sites

USA Jobs — Federal Government Jobs americanjobs.com
http://www.jobsinsocal.com bestjobsusa.com
www.caljobs.ca.gov monstertrak.com
www.allretailjobs.com career.com
jobstar.org Careers.yahoo.com
cnn.com/JOBS jobsfed.com
manpower.com careermag.com
employment911.com acinet.org
Careermosaic.com CareerJet.com
help-wanted.net jobapplicationcenter.com
job-hunt.org selacowib.com
monster.com
glassdoor.com/students

RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS TIMING OUT

CalJobs Information

EDD Workforce Services Offices

OTHER RESOURCES

Dial 2-1-1

2-1-1 provides free and confidential information and referral. Call 2-1-1 for help with food, housing, employment, health care, counseling and more.

http://www.211sb.org/

Emergency Services

  • Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)
  • Elder Abuse Hotline: 1-888-436-3600
  • Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Safely Surrendered Baby Law: Dial 2-1-1 www.babysafe.ca.gov

Housing Program

Department of Housing and Community Development www.hacsb.com

San Bernardino County Resources

San Bernardino County Human Services


Contact Information

EOPS/CalWORKs
Copper Mountain College
6162 Rotary Way
P.O. Box 1398
Joshua Tree, CA 92252

(760) 366-3791, ext. 4247
(760) 366-5257 fax

Office Location
EOPS/CalWORKs is located in the Office of Student Services in the 300 Quad, next to Bruce’s Place.

Regular Hours:

Monday-Thursday 8:15a-5:00p
Friday 8:15a-3:00p

We are closed on all legal and college holidays.

2018-19 Academic Calendar

2018-2019 Holidays