Student Parent Services and Resources
San José City College is here to support students with dependent children to achieve academic success. Please look below for more information about the resources offered for student-parents.
California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKS) is a state funded program (cash aid) that provides support for low-income students with dependent children who are receiving county assistance. CalWORKs is lifting families out of poverty through education.
San José City College provides students with CalFresh application assistance. CalFresh serves low-income students who meet federal income eligibility and want access to healthy and nutritious food.
CalFresh assistance is located in the Robert N. Chang Student Center, Second Floor, Room SC-216F
Call for an appointment: (408) 918-5199
The California Earned Income Tax Credit (CalEITC) offers support for low-income, working Californians. You may be eligible for up to $3,417 cash back or a reduction of the tax you owe. Learn how to qualify and apply on our Eligibility and credit information page.
The Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) program gives free healthy eating support to pregnant people, new parents, and children up to age five.
WIC services include:
Healthy eating tips and health information
Breastfeeding tips and support
Monthly help to buy healthy foods
Connection to health care and other local programs
Need help with food and nutrition?