Give your food budget a healthy boost

See if CalFresh is right for you

If you’re living on a limited income, paying for groceries can be hard. But if you’re on Medi-Cal you may also qualify for CalFresh, California’s food assistance program. CalFresh provides an easy-to-use payment card to help you buy tasty, nutritious food.

What is it?

CalFresh is California’s food

assistance program. It’s free to


What do you get?

Qualified households and
individuals get an EBT debit
card to buy groceries.

Where can you shop?

The EBT card can be used

in most food stores,

farmers’ markets,

and some restaurants.