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Who We Are

The Monterey County Department of Social Services administers over seventy programs that daily serve an estimated 100,000 residents of Monterey County.

 

AAACalifornia Senior Legislature, Application for Candidacy

'STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS'

Represent Monterey County on the California Senior Legislature and be a part of the legislative process. Click here for more information and an application packet.

 

eldercareAAASenior Information, Referral & Assistance (I,R&A)

For Information, Referral and Assistance with senior services call 1-800-510-2020 our social work staff are available to answer your questions.
Click here to view the 2014 Resource Guide
Presionar aqui para ver La Guia de Recursos del 2014 para Personas de la Tercera Edad
For nationwide senior service Information, Referral & Assistance call the Eldercare Locator at 1- 800-677-1116 or visit their website at www.eldercare.gov.

 

IHSS

In Home Supportive Services (IHSS)
Provider Enrollment & Orientation




REVA

REVA stands for Registration Enrollment Video Appointment an internet based system for enrolling new IHSS home care providers. REVA gives providers an easy way to enroll online, to fill out a provider information form, and to watch the State required orientation videos. Once online, you can schedule an appointment to come into the IHSS office to sign required documents. For instructions click the following link: Enrollment Instructions

REVA es sinónimo de Registro de Inscripción Vídeo Cita, un sistema basado en Internet para inscribir a nuevos proveedores de cuidados en casa de IHSS. REVA ofrece a los proveedores una manera fácil de inscribirse por internet, llenar un formulario de información del proveedor, y ver los videos de orientación requeridos del Estado. Usted puede hacer una cita por Internet para ir a la oficina de IHSS para firmar los documentos requeridos. Para obtener instrucciones, haga clic en el siguiente enlace: Instrucciones para la inscripción

 

C4YourselfC4Yourself

 

 

 


www.c4yourself.com or www.c4yourself.com en Español

C4Yourself ® is an online application system that allows you to apply for benefits. This is a secured site and all your information will be private and safe.

  • You can apply for Cash Aid, CalFresh and Medi-Cal
  • After you apply online you can:
    • Check the status of your application
    • See your worker name and phone number
    • See your current benefit amount(s)
    • Get and print your Quarterly or Semi-annual report forms
    • Renew or Recertify your application
    • Get messages from your worker
    • Get a fax or mail-in coversheet to send information to your worker
  • Obtain basic information about Cash Aid, CalFresh and Medi-Cal
  • Obtain office closure information
  • See important announcements

Save time, reduce calls to your worker, reduce visits to the office, do it yourself at www.c4yourself.com or www.c4yourself.com en Español

www.c4yourself.com

CB CARE CenterNO MORE WAITING IN LINE! NO MORE OFFICE VISITS!

Monterey County CB CARE Center
Effective August 9th 2013, the Department of Social Services is changing the process of assisting active CalFresh (Food Stamps) and Medi-Cal customers. Just call 1-877-410-8823 and a worker will be available to assist you over the phone.

Monterey County CB CARE Center
1-877-410-8823 CALL TOLL FREE
Business hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 AM—5:00 PM
Automated self-service available after hours

For New Benefits Applications
1-866-323-1953
To complete CalFresh and Medi-Cal applications online visit the following link: www.C4yourself.com

 

Covered CaliforniaCovered California

The Health Insurance Marketplace
Later this year, Covered California will open the marketplace and begin enrolling eligible Californians for health coverage that will begin January 2014. Legal residents of the state of California who do not have health insurance from their employer or another government program can purchase health insurance through Covered California.
To view the Presentation before the Board of Supervisors on Health Care Reform Enrollment & Eligibility click here.
For more information about Covered California click the link below.

www.coveredca.com

Community Action PartnershipCommunity Action Partnership (CAP)

The 2013 Homeless Services Resource Guide for resources and contact information regarding homeless services in Monterey County is now available. Click the link below to view
2013 Homeless Services Resource Guide

The 2013 CAP Service Directory for resources and contact information regarding services for the low-income population of Monterey County is now available. Click the link below to view.
2013 CAP Service Directory

 

211Call 2-1-1

For quick and accurate information about local community resources.

Food, housing, counseling, financial assistance, senior services

2-1-1 is a service of United Way Monterey County in partnership with local nonprofits, government offices, and private foundations.

www.211mc.org

MC-CHOICEWhat MC-CHOICE can do for you!

Outreach workers will help families enroll in Medi-Cal and CalFresh programs.


www.mc-choice.co.monterey.ca.us

Family to FamilyEvery child deserves a family.

Right now foster children all over the Central Coast are waiting for a home and new Foster Families are always needed.

Now being a foster family just got a lot easier.

Caring Foster Businesses like these are offering reward programs to all existing and new foster families…

www.f2fmc.org

Secretary of State Launches Online Voter Registration

Californians can now register to vote online.

Click the button below to access the Secretary of State 'Voting In California' webpage.

Secretary of State - Voting In California

Click the button below to access the California Online Voter Registration.

Secretary of State - Register to Vote

 

Seeking Employment?

Contact Human Resources if you are interested in a career helping support our community. The types of jobs include helping people find work, keeping children and vulnerable adults safe, providing low-income families with health insurance, nutrition assistance, and temporary cash aid, assisting the independence of people with disabilities, and making sure veteran’s are able to access earned benefits.

For more information on open or future recruitments, call 831-796-1534
Current DSES jobs can be found at: www.mss.ca.gov
Our 24-hour toll free job line is 1-877-796-1503
Other county positions can be found at: www.co.monterey.ca.us/personnel/

 

Fraud Prevention

The public is encouraged to contact the Distict Attorney's fraud prevention hotline to report suspicion of fraud or misuse of public benefits.

Fraud Prevention Hotline 831-755-3224

Event Calendar

Monday, June 2, 3:30pm

Child Abuse Prevention Council: 1000 South Main St. Suite 112

Monday, June 9, 6:00pm

Commission on the Status of Women: 1000 S. Main St, Suite 110

Monday, June 16, 5:00pm

Community Action Commission: 1000 S. Main St. Ste 110

Thursday, June 19, 1:30p

Area Agency on Aging Advisory Council: 1000 S. Main St. Ste 110

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