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Mattie Mendibles

Student Success Advisor

Barstow Community College

760-252-2411 x7358



The California Community Colleges CalWORKs Program is a state funded program that assists current welfare recipients in achieving long-term self-sufficiency through the attainment of higher education. At Barstow Community College, the CalWORKs Program aims to assist you with educational and career planning, as well as serving as a liaison to the county.

Services: Academic Counseling, Work Study Opportunities, Assistance meeting the 32/35 weekly hour requirement, career workshops, transportation assistance, food assistance and school supplies.

Eligibility: Students must be a California state resident and must receive CalWORKs cash aid for themselves.

Application Process: Students must complete the complete CalWORKs application and bring in a Memo to Service Provider or Welfare to Work Form with proof of cash aid from their county worker.

CalWORKs Application

Progress Report

Workshop Form

CalWORKs Orientation

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