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In partnership with Alameda County Community Food Bank, we are now offering CalFresh Clinics every Friday.

Note: The hours below are for Fall 2017. Please stay tuned for updates on this spring’s clinic hours!

On the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Fridays of the month, clinics are from 9-12 pm.

On the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month, clinics are from 1-5 pm.

If you are eligible/qualify for ANY of the following, you are potentially eligible for Cal Fresh:

  • Cal Grant A or B
  • Participant of ANY of the following:
    • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
    • Educational Opportunity Program (EOP)
    • Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS)
    • College Disabled Students Program and Services/Student Academic Support
    • Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) Program
    • UC McNair Program
    • CalFresh Employment and Training Program
    • Mathematics, Engineering Science Achievement (MESA) Program
    • Puente Project
    • Foster Youth Success Initiative
    • Cooperating Agencies Foster Youth
    • Educational Support (CAFYES)
    • Extended Foster Care (AB 12/AB 212)
    • Guardian Scholars Program
    • Chafee Educational Training Voucher Program
  • Eligible for Federal Work Study

Even if you do not meet any of these eligibilities, you may still potenially qualify under non-student eligibility.

For both undergraduate and graduate sign-ups for CalFresh, as well as the latest information on clinics, click HERE!

If you have any additional questions, please email Hong HengĀ atĀ calfreshclinic@berkeley.edu.

Please bring the following documents to your appointment:

  • Pell Grant, Cal Grant A or B, and/or Federal Work Study (a screen shot will do). To access your offer, click here
  • Schedule of classes
  • Rent or Lease Agreement
    • Formal Lease/ Rent Agreement
    • Informal rent or lease letter can be submitted, but must be dated with the amount paid and contact information for payee
  • Identification Card (ex. California driver’s license, Cal1Card)
  • If you are working a non-work study job, bring your pay stubs for the last 4 weeks.
  • Social Security Number (You do not need to bring your Social Security Card