Immigrant Relations

Provides education and resources that help local governments, community partners, and other entities understand the issues, needs, and contributions of immigrants.

Public Charge

Alameda County Public Charge Public Service Announcement


Rules and regulations for California's public assistance eligibility for benefits and services have not changed.

Information given to SSA is confidential and only used to determine eligibility for benefits. The federal government does not have access the Agency's systems for immigration enforcement action.

Do not let fear of your immigration status or lack thereof stop you from seeking help. Services are available for individuals of any status.