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The California Community Colleges CalWORKs Program is a state-funded program that assists current Cash Aid 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 resident, must receive CalWORKs cash aid for themselves, and be registered in 6 units or more.

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


*To use an electronic form: Please click on the form to open, download and save the form to your device, fill out and save again to your device.

Please email completed applications to for review.


Special Programs & Services Application

Important Dates

Progress Report

Workshop Form