CARE

Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education

Lorna Bukasa Picture
Mrs. Lorna Bukasa (EOPS Counselor/CARE Coordinator)

Additional Supportive Services for Eligible Single Parents


Students may be eligible for the CARE program if they satisfy the following requirements:

1. JOIN EOPS – must be an active EOPS student, who has received a book-grant

2. SUBMIT PINK Agency Certification Form – Available in ST-205. Take to case worker to complete and return to ST-205.

This form verifies:

  • Single parent head of household
  • CalWORKs Cash Aid Recipient
  • Have at least one child 14 years of age or younger

3. ATTEND A CARE ORIENTATION


BENEFITS OF CARE

  • Meal Tickets

    • 10 meal tickets a month to use in the the college cafeteria worth $6.00 each

    • Non-Replaceable when lost

  • Care Grants $$

    • CARE grant given at the end of semester to help with childcare during study time

    • Amount varies

  • Special Workshops

Financial Workshop

Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law

CalWorks: Be Informed


CARE ORIENTATION DATES (TBA)

Reminder: Every Fall semester, new and continuing students must

submit a new CARE application and attend the CARE Orientation.

If you need further assistance, contact Aura (CGCA) at (213) 763-7117