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CARE

 

 

CARE applications are no longer being accepted for Spring 2015.

Applications for Fall 2015 will be accepted in April/May 2015. 

 

 

 

 

Jeanine Castle

CARE Counselor

jeanine.castle@fresnocitycollege.edu

 

 

Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm

 

Address: Fresno City College

   1101 E. University Avenue

   Fresno, CA 93741

 

Phone:    (559) 442-8231

Fax:       (559) 442-8258 

 

CARE

Are you a single parent raising your child or children by yourself? Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) provides a counselor and an experienced advisor who are available to help you cope with the challenges of being a single parent, student and head of household. If you are in this category, drop by to learn what you'll need to do in order to receive this unique service.

 

Services

Students in the CARE program may be eligible for all EOPS services. In addition, CARE students also receive an additional Book Service, meal and gas card (or bus pass), and supplemental cash grants.

 

Eligibility

To be eligible for CARE, students must be:

  • 18 years or older
  • Single parent
  • Head of household
  • Have at least one child under 14 years old
  • Single parent household or a dependent (13 or younger) currently receives TANF (formerly AFDC) or have an active CalWORKs case number
  • Students must also meet all EOPS eligibility criteria

 

Location

The CARE office is located within the EOPS office on the first floor of the Student Services Building (ST-101).

 

Application Process

 

2014-15 CARE applications are available below.  All 3 pages must be completed and returned. Applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis until our 2014-15 enrollment goal is reached.  Please check your college email regularly as communications regarding your status and all pertinent information will be emailed to you.  Any questions or concerns can be emailed to Jeanine Castle at jeanine.castle@fresnocitycollege.edu


Both of the following documents must be submitted:
 

 

1) CARE Application (2 pages)

2) CARE Agency Certification

 

Monthly Newsletter

    Available by emailing Jeanine Castle

Last updated: 12/9/2014 2:52:26 PM