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EOPS/CARE/UP!
OFFICE HOURS:
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday 9:00 am -1:00 pm


Phone: (619) 660-4204

Fax: (619) 660-4279


Mailing Address:

CARE Program
Cuyamaca College
900 Rancho San Diego Parkway El Cajon, CA
92019-4279

Cooperative Agencies resources for education (care)

CARE PROGRAM Overview

for SINGLE PARENT STUDENTS
who want to attend college

CARE is designed for single parent students who participate in the EOPS program and receive CalWORKs/TANF assistance.

Our goal is to provide support and services to help overcome the extra obstacles that may be holding single parents back from attending college, obtaining a certificate or degree, and acquiring marketable career technical skills.


CARE SERVICES

As a CARE student you will receive all the EOPS services plus you may be eligible for these extras:

    • CARE child care grant - study time
    • Transportation assistance
    • Success Seminars
    • Cohort building events

ELIGIBILITY

To qualify for CARE you must:

  • Be determined EOPS eligible.
  • Be single and head of household.
  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Have at least one dependant child under the age of 14.
  • You or your dependant child currently receive TANF/CalWORKs (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families).
  • Be enrolled full-time at Cuyamaca College.

LIMITED AVAILABILITY


Due to state budget concerns, CARE offers limited program admission.  Please stop in or call the office to inquire.


TO APPLY

  • Complete the EOPS and CARE applications found on the form page and submit to CARE . 
  • Complete the TANF Agency Certification form found on the form page.
  • Provide a copy of your Welfare-to-Work contract.
  • Complete the CARE Orientation.

CARE ORIENTATION

All students admitted to the CARE program MUST attend a CARE and EOPS Orientation.

CONTINUING STUDENTS: Your next CARE Orientation Session will be held:

August 16, 2013 12:00pm - 2:00pm One Stop Student Center A-112

 

NEW STUDENTS: If you apply after the orientation date above, you may complete an online CARE orientation instead. Allow approximately 1 hour.


 

Welfare Recipients: Also see CalWORKs.

 

Career Technical Education

This web site is supported by Carl D. Perkins VTEA IC funds through the System. Office, California Community Colleges,
Grant #08-C01-020

Revised  July 17, 2013
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