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EBT SCAM ALERT
If you are an EBT cardholder and receive a text, call or email asking for your card number, PIN or any personal information, do NOT provide it. There are reports of an EBT scam and attempts to steal benefits. Alameda County Social Service Agency (ACSSA) will never ask for this information through phone, text, or email. EBT cardholders should never provide personal information to unknown third parties. For any questions regarding your EBT card, please call (877) 328-9677 or click here for for more information. For information available in other languages click on the name of the languages listed: Spanish, Cambodian, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin, Tagalog, Farsi, Dari and Pashto.More Ways to Contact Us
Lobbies are currently offering limited in-person services to prevent the spread of COVID-19, but the Alameda County Social Services Agency (ACSSA) continues to provide essential services. See updates on COVID-19 services and pandemic public benefits available to Alameda County residents.Learn more
Biden Administration Ends Expansion to the Public Charge Rule
The Biden Administration has taken action to end the Trump public charge policy. It is now safe for immigrants and their families to use the health, nutrition, and housing programs to which they are legally entitled without fear or confusion.
Did you know you can submit documents online for CalFresh, Medi-Cal, CalWORKs, Refugee Cash Assistance, General Assistance, Welfare-to-Work, and CalFresh Employment & Training programs as well as request a replacement EBT card with the Alameda County Social Services Agency's new Virtual Kiosk? To access the Virtual Kiosk, click here.Learn more
CalFresh and CalWORKs Online Appointment Rescheduling
Did you know you can now reschedule your CalFresh and/or CalWORKs application or renewal interview appointment online? To reschedule your appointment for a time that works for you, click HERE. You will need to provide your first and last name, date of birth, and case number. Your case number can be found on most letters we send you in the top right-hand corner. You can also use our Customer Automated Response System (CARS) HERE to message a worker.Learn more
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Our mission is to promote the economic and social well being of individuals, families, neighborhoods and communities.
The Alameda County Social Services Agency is comprised of over 2,400 men and women working collectively and in partnership with community-based organizations, neighborhood groups and policy makers to serve the needs of the community.
Advisory Commission on Aging
Second Monday of each month - 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Commission on the Status of Women - Special Meeting
Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 5 PM to 6 PM
Veterans Affairs Commission
Third Monday of each month - 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Drive-Through Pantry: New Location
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday through December 2022 - 9am - 1:30pm