Skip Navigation LinksHome > Home and Family > Human Services
Human Services
CalWorks   California Work Opportunity & Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs) Our goal to improve the quality of life in our community includes promoting client self-sufficiency. Here we focus on providing cash benefits to families and assist them in their efforts as they prepare themselves for or return to employment.


Children’s Services   Children’s Services is a division of the Human Services Agency. The services provided are in an effort to assure that San Joaquin County’s Children experience a safe, healthy and nurturing family environment.


Aging and Community Services   The San Joaquin County Aging and Community Services provide numerous services and information for caregivers, service providers, and seniors.


Medi-Cal   Medi-Cal Program staff determine eligibility for low-income persons in need of medical care. Benefits to eligible persons include: treatment by health care professionals; in-patient and out-patient hospital care; convalescent home care; prescription drugs; dental care; and prosthetic devices.


CalFresh (formerly Food Stamps)  

The CalFresh Program is a federally-funded program that helps low-income persons buy supplemental food needed for good health.


Community Involvement  
Learn more about Human Services Agency events.


Program Development   Over the next four years, HSA will be investing close to $22 million in local programs.