BenefitsCal is a new self-service site for all Californians, wherever they are. Live – to request and manage benefits such as CalFresh and Disaster CalFresh (food
financial assistance), CalWORKS and the Immigrant Cash Assistance Program, MediCal, and the County Medical Services Program. BenefitsCal is scheduled to be rolled out in all 58 counties in three phases from September 2021 to October 2023. Ultimately, it will replace three existing systems, C4Yourself and MyBenefits CalWIN, with a single national system.
Californians can use BenefitsCal to claim public benefits until the end of November. General assistance and assistance. Customers no longer need to visit multiple locations. Request and maintain services. BenefitsCal is a secure, easy-to-use website that collects information from customers and community organizations on behalf of CalSAWS, the system that assists district officials in determining eligibility and administering the program.
BenefitsCal has been specially designed to meet the needs of public users. developer collected over 33,000 data points from California residents, social workers, advocates and other stakeholders in the design and testing processes. these users provided valuable information through interviews, focus groups, surveys, and systems tests to ensure a positive user experience.