CARE

Services

  • Payment assistance for child care costs while attending school or school related activities
  • Textbooks to supplement the EOPS book voucher
  • Course required materials
  • Gasoline vouchers
  • STAGE bus passes
  • Personal support and encouragement to succeed
  • Special programs and workshops on parenting, employability, self-esteem, and personal development

Eligibility

  • You must first qualify for services from the EOPS program.
  • You must be at least 18 years old.
  • You must be single head of household.
  • You must be receiving cash aid through the CalWORKs or TANF programs, either for yourself or on behalf of your children.
  • You must have at least one child under 14 years old.

How to Apply?

CARE accepts applications on an ongoing basis. Click to download the application.
http://www.siskiyous.edu/eopscare/documents/care_application.pdf

  • Complete a CARE application (included with EOPS application) and submit to the EOPS/CARE Office in Eddy Hall 3.
  • Students must be in the EOPS program to be able to apply for CARE.
  • Supply documentation of CalWORKs or TANF eligibility (pick up an agency certification form in the EOPS/CARE Office and have your Human Services worker complete and return the form.) 
  • Eligible program participants must attend a CARE orientation and sign a Student Agreement Contract before services can be received.

Contact EOPS

Valerie Roberts - Director/Associate Dean of Student Success
Shannon Eller - Coordinator/Advisor

College of the Siskiyous
EOPS/CARE/FYSP Office, Eddy Hall 3
800 College Avenue
Weed CA 96094

Email: eopsinfo@siskiyous.edu
Phone: (530) 938-5309
Fax (530) 938-5379