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Welcome to CARE

The Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) program, a component of EOPS, is designed to focus on the unique needs of single-parent students who receive Cash Aid/TANF funds.

CARE endeavors to assist students in realizing their visions of educational success and economic independence.

  • Be accepted into EOPS
  • Be a single head of household parent
  • Receive CalWORKS/TANF (cash aid) benefits for yourself or your child(ren)
  • Must complete CARE application form and have verified by case worker

If you are interested in applying for the CARE program, please visit our office to inquire.

  • Grant
  • Workshops
  • Laptop Loan Program
  • Meal Vouchers
  • CARE Resource Library
  • Educational Events and Trips
  • Community Resources


Alma RosalesQuotation mark. The CARE program provided me with a sense of belonging and was like a second family to me. It was nice to have established friendships with a group of individuals who were in similar situations as I; we all understood first-hand the struggles that came along with being at a socioeconomic disadvantage and single parents. We did not let this fact hinder us from pursuing an education and a brighter future for our family. Thanks to support programs such as CARE, I graduated with an AA-T in Communication Studies and I am now embarking on a new endeavor working towards receiving my Bachelor’s Degree from San Francisco State University. - Alma Rosales -AA-T in Communication Studies