Economic Assistance Division

Many low-income individuals and families with children, disabled or unemployed persons, children in foster homes and former foster youth can apply for benefits:

For Current Pandemic EBT Clients

Applications for the Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) benefit are closed. If you applied before the deadline and need help with or have questions about the status of your case:

Economic Assistance Lobby Open with Limited Hours, Services

Economic Assistance lobbies are open to the public for restricted access and hours. Clients and staff must wear masks or face coverings, and maintain six-feet of social distancing.

Hours at both 2550 Paulin Drive, Santa Rosa, and South County Center, 5350 Old Redwood Highway, Suite 100, Petaluma: 8 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday.

    Look for questions and answers about changes benefits on the Human Services Department Home Page first. For additional information, please call 1-877-699-6868. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we work together to keep our communities safe.

    For phone and online access to services, choose these options:

    Online

    MyBenefitsCalWIN.org

    • Report Changes
    • Apply for Benefits
    • Submit Reports & Documents

    CoveredCA.com

    • Apply for Medi-Cal

    GetCalFresh.org

    • Apply for CalFresh

    Telephone/Fax

    Service Center 1-877-699-6868

    • Report Changes
    • Request Replacement EBT Card
    • General Assistance Questions

    Fax 707-565-2929

    • Report Changes
    • Apply for Benefits

    Mail/Office Drop Box

    • Report Changes
    • Apply for Benefits
    • Submit Reports & Documents
    • When: September 7, 2020

      Most Sonoma County Offices closed

    • When: September 28, 2020 from 6:00 7:00 PM

      All Explore Foster Parenting meetings in 2020 will be held on Zoom. Meet staff from local agencies for a brief introduction to foster parenting. Talk with us and get your questions answered. To reserve, call (707) 565-4274.

    • When: October 26, 2020 from 6:00 7:00 PM

      All Explore Foster Parenting meetings in 2020 will be held on Zoom. Meet staff from local agencies for a brief introduction to foster parenting. Talk with us and get your questions answered. To reserve, call (707) 565-4274.

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    Contact Information

    Economic Assistance
    Human Services Department
    Business Hours
    Monday – Friday
    8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
    Addresses
    Address

    Santa Rosa

    2550 Paulin Drive

    Santa Rosa, CA 95403
    38.465026, -122.721484
    Petaluma Office
    5350 Old Redwood Highway

    Suite 100

    Petaluma, CA 94954
    38.278495, -122.668033

    Drop off paperwork at any office or mail to:

    Economic Assistance

    P.O. Box 1539

    Santa Rosa, CA 95402

    Medi-Cal

    Apply for Medi-Cal

    Medi-Cal Logo

    Sign up for low- and no-cost medical care

    CalFresh

    Apply for CalFresh

    Calfresh

    Add to your food budget (formerly Food Stamps)