Employment & Eligibility Services

Application Information

The Employment & Eligibility Services Division administers various federal, state, and local government programs designed to provide health insurance, food, and cash assistance, for eligible low-income Solano County residents.

You can apply for CalWORKs, CalFresh and Medi-Cal online! Visit www.mybenefitscalwin.org to apply!

You can also print out an application in English, Spanish, or Tagalog, fill it out and bring it to your local office.

Accommodation can be provided to those who need additional assistance, please see our Reasonable Accommodation Policy for more information.

Annual Renewal/Semi Annual Reporting

You can now complete your annual renewal for CalFresh and/or your Semi Annual Report for CalWORKs or CalFresh online! Visit www.mybenefitscalwin.org, create a user ID and password to get started today!

Medical/Health Insurance Coverage

Access to quality health care is a fundamental goal of Solano County Health & Social Services. To apply for no-cost or low-cost health insurance, click Medi-Cal or visit County Medical Services Program (CMSP) for more information about CMSP.

For information about the Affordable Care Act/Health Care Reform, visit www.CoveredCA.com or call 1-800-300-1506 Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM, and Saturdays from 8 AM to 6 PM, or visit your local office for in person assistance.

CalFresh (formerly known as Food Stamps)

CalFresh provides low-income individuals and families a way to buy more food, improve nutrition, and stretch their grocery budget. Expedited services may be available to some eligible applicants within three (3) days. Visit your local office to apply, or complete this application in English, Spanish, or Tagalog and mail or bring it to your local office.

You may also complete an application online at http://www.mybenefitscalwin.org/.

  • Family Planning - Making the Commitment for a Healthy Future
  • Farmer's Markets - Stretch your food dollars with healthy food and vegetable purchases at your local Pacific Coast Farmer's Market. Click on Farmer's Markets for a list of markets in Solano County that accept EBT cards. For details on our Solano County markets visit www.pcfma.org/.

Cash Aid

Programs include the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (CalWORKs), Cal Learn, Welfare to Work, and Homeless Assistance. The General Assistance (GA) program provides short-term cash assistance to adults without children. GA helps recipients find employment, or if disabled, obtain support from another source.

Existing CalFresh and Medi-Cal Clients

Clients with an existing case may contact the Benefits Action Center (BAC) via the telephone rather than wait in line at the local office. To speak with a knowledgeable worker about your case, please call 707-784-3900 or 1-800-400-6001. This line now offers a 24/7 automated information service that may answer your questions without the need to wait for staff assistance.